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2011 SEC Football Discussion

Discussion in 'College Football' started by Gatorubet, Feb 3, 2011.

  1. Nutriaitch

    Nutriaitch Retired Super Hero

    I'm about 99% sure that quote is fake.

    We were in the BCS CG that year, so there was no reason for Nicky to comment on Oklahoma.
    Pete Carroll may have said something similar, but I don't remember Saban going that route.
  2. TDunk

    TDunk The Dunk Abides

  3. BigJim

    BigJim Senior

    I was just looking at the Sagarin rankings and was surprised to see who it says the clear cut number one conference is:

    (central mean / simple average)
    1) B12 - 84.89/84.01
    2) SEC - 80.21/80.87
    3) P12 - 75.80/76.42
    4) B10 - 75.66/75.05
    5) ACC - 72.18/72.00

    3-4 points is a pretty big spread in these rankings.

    Using the "predictor", rankings by team are:

    If you tossed out the top and the bottom (or the middle two) SEC teams and matched up the rest 1-10, Sagarin rankings say B12 would win 8 out of 10 on a neutral field.
  4. LovelandBuckeye

    LovelandBuckeye You never lose to those pricks. Ever. Ever. - UFM

    The Big East?
  5. GeauxTigers99

    GeauxTigers99 Freshman

    Read it as SEC/Big 10 matchups, not SEC/Big 12....but those would be

    LSU vs Oklahoma St
    Bama vs Oklahoma
    Arkansas vs Kansas St
    Georgia vs Baylor
    South Carolina vs Missouri
    Auburn vs Texas
    Florida vs Texas A&M
    Vandy vs Iowa St
    Miss St vs Texas Tech
    Kentucky vs Kansas
  6. TooTallMenardo

    TooTallMenardo “Big-time players step up in big-time games.” '17 Bowl Pick Em Champ

    Even on a neutral field, the SEC is head and shoulders ahead of the Big 12
  7. SouthernBuck

    SouthernBuck GA TO OH

    That Georgia v Baylor game could go either way imo. That would be one hell of a game
  8. SmoovP

    SmoovP doesn't ride a Harley


    I'm not convinced that TA&M would bear Florida - as bad as they are - either.

    The Aggies would find a way to choke it away. It's who they are.
  9. BB73

    BB73 Loves Buckeye History Staff Member Bookie '16 & '17 Upset Contest Winner

    When comparing a 12-team league to a 10-team league, it's convenient that Tennessee and Ole Miss don't have to play anybody.
  10. BigWoof31

    BigWoof31 Senior

    I think Vandy might get Iowa state in that matchup. They are much improved this year.
  11. BigWoof31

    BigWoof31 Senior

  12. BigWoof31

    BigWoof31 Senior

  13. LovelandBuckeye

    LovelandBuckeye You never lose to those pricks. Ever. Ever. - UFM

  14. nookam

    nookam Newbie

    One thing certain this BCS championship game will be the first ever lost by an SEC team.:biggrin:
    gracelhink likes this.
  15. BigWoof31

    BigWoof31 Senior

    Florida just immediately got better :(
    Weis took the job at Kansas.

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