May 29, 2024

Weekly Analysis 2022: post week 1 superlatives

College Football Week 13 Superlatives

The best game: Houston over UTSA.

The coach I wish I was: Georgia’s Kirby Smart.

The coach I wouldn’t want to be: Virginia Tech’s Brent Pry.

The team that impressed: Alabama.

The defensive slugfest: Iowa over South Dakota State.

The offensive shootout: North Carolina over Appalachian State.

The team that disappointed: Utah.

The Heisman favorite: Alabama’s Bryce Young.

The best conference: SEC.

The worst conference: Pac-12.

The best team: Georgia.

The underrated coach: Arkansas’ Sam Pittman.

The overrated coach: Purdue’s Jeff Brohm.

The underrated player: Baylor’s Blake Shapen.

The breakout performance: Arkansas’ K.J. Jefferson five touchdowns.

The biggest upset: Florida over Utah.

The upset no one saw coming: Syracuse over Louisville.

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

The blowout everyone predicted: USC over Rice.

The underrated team: Tennessee.

The overrated team: Wake Forest.

The feel-good story: Vanderbilt’s first 2-0 start since 2018.

The horror show: Iowa’s offense.

The must-see game in week 2: Alabama at Texas.

The team nobody’s talking about: BYU.

The team with an elite offense: Oklahoma.

The team with an elite defense: Clemson.

The team that was desperate for a win: Syracuse.

The surprising blowout: Arizona over San Diego State.

The surprising close game: Iowa over South Dakota State.

The best comeback game: Rutgers over Boston College.

The narrow escape: NC State over East Carolina.

The defense that got exposed: Oklahoma State.

The coach with the most to prove: Nebraska’s Scott Frost.

The dangerous Group of Five team: UCF.

Cool in the clutch: Penn State’s Sean Clifford.

Give that coach a raise: Maryland’s Mike Locksley.

Man, they’re good: Michigan.

Wow, they’re bad: Colorado.