Notre Dame Holds on by a thread over Alabama in Top Programs List

Posted on February 23rd 2015

The College Football Research Center’s All Time Top Program list was released Monday, February 23 and Notre Dame held on to a razor thin margin over surging Alabama, 268.7 points to 268.1. Although Notre Dame has garnered 3 more Billingsley National Championships than the Tide, the majority of those came before 1970. Since the report… Read more »

Billingsley Praises Selection Committee

Posted on November 12th 2014

The College Football Selection Committee released their Top 25 (version 3) on Tuesday night. I released my set of 3 rankings on Sunday afternoon. The Top 4 were identical in the Committee rankings and my Billingsley Personal poll, which is how I would have voted if I were on the Committee. So for this week… Read more »

Huge Weekend of College Football Ahead

Posted on November 5th 2014

This may be the biggest weekend of college football we have seen this season. Virtually half of the Top 25 teams play one another in pivotal conference games that will shape the national landscape as well. #14 Kansas State travels to Fort Worth to face # 9 TCU in what ultimately could decide the Big… Read more »

Oregon Pounds Stanford 45-16

Posted on November 2nd 2014

Finally, Oregon put it all together Saturday and the result was the demolition of a Stanford team that had become a nemesis  for the Ducks over the last two years. The win possibly positioned the Ducks as one of the Top Four teams in the college football playoff as the nation awaits the vote of… Read more »

LSU Overlooked and Under ranked by Selection Committee

Posted on October 29th 2014

After a stunning win over Ole Miss in which the Tigers controlled much of the game, LSU came up short in the eyes of the College Football Selection Committee, only managing a lowly # 19 ranking. LSU has two losses and both came at the hands of the committee’s own #1 and #3 teams, Mississippi… Read more »

Seminoles Return to Top

Posted on October 19th 2014

Florida State regained the number one ranking in the Billingsley Report after a hard fought 31-27 comeback win over the Notre Dame Fighting Irish. Ole Miss jumped idle Mississippi State to take the #2 ranking after beating Tennessee 34-3.

Notre Dame/Florida State Highlight Weekend

Posted on October 15th 2014

# 4 Notre Dame travels to Tallahassee to take on Florida State in a crucial battle of undefeated teams. Check out all of the projected point spreads for this weekend’s games. Billingsley Projections Billingsley + (MOV) Projections  

Dramatic Comeback Bounces Bears to #5

Posted on October 12th 2014

TCU was in full control of the game with a 21 point lead early in the fourth quarter and a win for Baylor looked hopeless, but the Bears never gave up and Bryce Petty lead Baylor to a 3 point victory over the longtime rival Horned Frogs. But it’s the state of Mississippi that rules… Read more »

Miss. St. Soars to #10 after shocking LSU

Posted on September 21st 2014

You could almost see it coming, this signature road win, ever since Dan Mullen took over in 2009. After an initial 5-7 record in his first season Mullen guided the Bulldogs to 4 consecutive winning seasons. There were some big wins along the way, a 10-7 win in the Swamp in 2010, a 28-10 win… Read more »

Sooners Top Tennessee 34-10

Posted on September 14th 2014

Oklahoma rolled over the Volunteers Saturday night with an overwhelming defensive performance. Tennessee was never able to generate any momentum as the Sooner defense thwarted almost everything in the Vols playbook. Oklahoma moved to #2 in the Billingsley report behind #1 Oregon. Remember what I said last week about the Big 10 not being dead?… Read more »