Identifying 2013 sleepers
Teams that were much better than their records last season could surprise
Trying to determine which college football teams are better than others has long been a fruitless exercise, with teams that are seemingly equal having such a small sample of games and sometimes no common opponents. But computers are allowing us to connect those dots like never before, and advanced metrics have been developed that can dig into game data and better analyze team performance -- which can be a useful tool as we evaluate teams for next season.
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