2017 week 13: predictions and results

 

  Savvy Index   2017      
Predictions week 13      
  This week: 46-16    74% Nov 25      
  Season: 627-188 77% wins losses v final  
22 Washington St. 9 3 38 14 All analysis metrics favor
14 Washington 10 2 42 41 the Huskies.
             
10 Notre Dame 9 3 34 20 Most prediction elements
15 Stanford 9 3 33 38 on Savvy favor Irish.
             
  Oregon St. 1 11 24 10  
  Oregon 7 5 45 69  
             
  Colorado 5 7 28 13  
  Utah 6 6 35 34  
             
  California 5 7 34 27 Mora was on an extension no raise.
  UCLA 6 6 37 30 Then fired on his birthday!
             
  Arizona 7 5 38 30  
  Arizona St. 7 5 39 42  
             
  New Mexico 3 9 14 10  
23 San Diego St. 10 2 41 35  
             
  BYU 4 9 28 30
  Hawaii 3 9 26
             
  Boise St. 9 3 38 17 …but, Jeff Tedford of Fresno
  Fresno St. 9 3 28 28 should be nat’l Coach/Year.
             
  Wyoming 7 5 36 17
  San Jose St. 2 11 17
             
  Utah St. 6 6 25 35 Interesting pick by Savvy, but
  Air Force 5 7 28 38 metrics seem to back it.
             
  Idaho 3 8 36 10 …unless NMSU makes more bonehead
  New Mexico St. 5 6 38 17 mistakes at the wrong times.
             
  UNLV 5 7 41 16  
  Nevada 3 9 36 23  
             
  W Virginia 7 5 35 17 OU at home, played above
11 Oklahoma 11 1 43 58 expectations. Sooners win.
             
  Texas A&M 7 5 35 21 Sumlin in trouble.
12 LSU 9 3 40 45 Orgeron a hero.
             
  Kansas 1 11 14 17 This should be over by halftime
24 Oklahoma St. 9 3 42 58 and 2nd half is OSU mercy.
             
25 Iowa St. 7 5 38 19 What an amazing job Matt
  Kansas St. 7 5 33 20 Campbell has done at ISU.
             
  Texas Tech 6 6 27 27 Herman and the Horns are
  Texas 6 6 35 23 on their way back.
             
  UTSA 6 5 40 6 Savvy seems pretty
  LA Tech 6 6 39 20 sure on this.
             
  Baylor 1 11 14 22  
21 TCU 10 2 40 45  
             
  Texas St. 2 10 14 9 Troy isn’t as good this year
  Troy 9 2 30 62 as its record.
             
  Navy 6 5 28 14  
  Houston 7 4 32 24  
             
  Temple 6 6 28 43 Tulsa has played better
  Tulsa 2 10 29 22 against a harder schedule.
             
  Tulane 5 7 24 38  
  SMU 7 5 32 41  
             
  Arkansas St. 7 3 34 67  
  LA Monroe 4 7 28 50  
             
  UTEP 0 12 32 7  
  UAB 8 4 42 28  
             
  N Texas 9 3 37 30 Two years ago, NTex
  Rice 1 11 27 14 was 0-12.
             
9 Ohio St. 10 2 36 31 No, Harbaugh won’t be
19 Michigan 8 4 34 20 dismissed.
             
7 Wisconsin 12 0 37 31  
  Minnesota 5 7 27 0  
             
17 Northwestern 9 3 40 42 Another NU season of starting
  Illinois 2 10 16 7 slow and rushing to the finish.
             
  Iowa 7 5 31 56 Pretty sure Riley retires
  Nebraska 4 8 21 14 after Woos lets him go.
             
  Missouri 7 5 35 48 Does Brett move on
  Arkansas 4 8 28 45 from Arkansas?
             
20 Michigan St. 9 3 40 40 Keep an eye on this one…
  Rutgers 5 7 24 7 lots of upset indicators at work.
             
  W Michigan 6 6 27 10  
  Toledo 10 2 38 37  
             
  Indiana 5 7 29 24 Might as well call them the
  Purdue 6 6 30 31 Brohmilmakerss
             
  Ohio 8 4 39 24  
  Buffalo 6 6 27 31  
             
  Miami Oh 5 7 35 28  
  Ball St. 2 10 32 7  
             
  N Illinois 8 4 30 24  
  C Michigan 8 4 28 31  
             
  Bowling Green 2 10 14 31 …but Bowling Green has
  E Michigan 5 7 21 34 played a strong schedule.
             
  Kent St. 2 10 17 14 Akron is going to surprise
  Akron 7 5 31 24 someone in its bowl game.
             
  Connecticut 3 9 10 21 One of the top-3 most-abysmal
  Cincinnati 4 8 12 22 games of November.
             
1 Alabama 11 1 36 14 Tide is tougher and better
8 Auburn 10 2 35 26 discipline. Stronger schedule.
             
  Florida St. 5 6 30 38  
  Florida 4 7 28 22  
             
6 Penn St. 10 2 43 66  
  Maryland 4 8 24 3  
             
2 Clemson 11 1 38 34 Pretty much all Clemson.
18 S Carolina 8 4 35 10  
             
16 Va Tech 9 3 40 10 Great jobs by both of these
  Virginia 6 6 30 0 coaches.
             
4 Miami Fl 10 1 34 14  
  Pittsburgh 5 7 21 24  
             
3 Georgia 11 1 41 38  
  Georgia Tech 5 6 32 7  
             
  Vanderbilt 5 7 24 42  
  Tennessee 4 8 27 24  
             
  Louisville 8 4 39 44  
  Kentucky 7 5 38 17  
             
  Mississippi 6 6 29 31 MSU with 5 turnovers
13 Mississippi St. 8 4 39 28  
             
  USF 9 2 36 42 Expect two dozen penalties
  UCF 11 0 40 49 between these two.
             
  N Carolina 3 9 26 21  
  N Carolina St. 8 4 38 33  
             
  App State 7 4 36 31 Both will stay in the shadows
  Georgia St. 6 4 32 10 if they don’t schedule better.
             
  W Kentucky 6 6 36 17  
  Florida Intl. 7 4 37 41  
             
  Old Dominion 5 7 28 10  
  Middle Tenn 6 6 31 41  
             
  Boston Col 7 5 42 42 Glad to see BC finally get
  Syracuse 4 8 38 14 a decent bowl.
             
  E Carolina 3 9 24 13 Frustrating for ECU fans but
  Memphis 10 1 34 70 Pirates played a tough schedule.
             
  Duke 6 6 27 31 Deacons started 79th on
  Wake Forest 7 5 36 23 Savvy and may be top 25.
             
  Georgia So. 2 9 24 34  
  LA Lafayette 5 6 28 24  
             
  S Miss 8 4 35 28  
  Marshall 7 5 34 27  
             
  Florida Atl. 9 3 31 31 A year from now, we’ll be
  Charlotte 1 11 14 12 hearing some Kiffin controversy.