December 9, 2022

Weekly Analysis 2021: post week 12 superlatives

Week 13 Superlatives

The best game: Wisconsin over Nebraska.

The coach I wish I was: Cincinnati’s Luke Fickell.

The coach I wouldn’t want to be: Florida’s Dan Mullen.

The team that impressed: Ohio State.

The defensive slugfest: Baylor over Kansas State.

The offensive shootout: UCLA over USC.

The team that disappointed: Oregon.

The Heisman favorite: Alabama’s Bryce Young.

The best conference: Big Ten.

The worst conference: Pac-12.

The best team: Georgia.

The underrated coach: Baylor’s Dave Aranda.

The overrated coach: Iowa State’s Matt Campbell.

The underrated player: Mississippi State’s Will Rogers.

The breakout performance: Ohio State’s C.J. Stroud’s six touchdown passes.

The biggest upset: Utah over Oregon.

The upset no one saw coming: Missouri over Florida.

The team that wants to hit the reset button: Nebraska.

The blowout everyone predicted: Notre Dame over Georgia Tech.

The underrated team: Oklahoma State.

The overrated team: Wake Forest.

The feel-good story: Pittsburgh’s berth in the ACC Championship Game.

The horror show: Texas’ six-game losing streak.

The must-see game in week 13: Ohio State at Michigan.

The team nobody’s talking about: Notre Dame.

The team with an elite offense: Alabama.

The team with an elite defense: Georgia.

The team that was desperate for a win: Colorado.

The surprising blowout: UCLA over USC.

The surprising close game: Alabama over Arkansas.

The best comeback game: South Carolina over Auburn.

The defense that got exposed: Michigan State.

The coach with the most to prove: Texas’ Steve Sarkisian.

The dangerous Group of Five team: Houston.

Cool in the clutch: Wisconsin’s Graham Mertz.

Give that coach a raise: Pittsburgh’s Pat Narduzzi.

Man, they’re good: Oklahoma State.

Wow, they’re bad: Indiana.