Ranking the FBS Conferences After the 2016 Season

Now that the final game of the 2016 season has ended, it is time to settle an annual question: Which FBS conference is the toughest? I present the rankings of the ten conferences using my objective formula.   Here is an overview of the factors that comprise each conferences score: Wins by each member of every conference when facing non-conference foes. Games on the road are worth more than those at neutral sites or at home. Victories versus other conferences’ champions or second-place teams/divisional winners count for more points. Wins against FBS opponents have much more value than those against … Continue reading Ranking the FBS Conferences After the 2016 Season