We head into Week 5 and the most conference games to date with the marquee game when Nevada travels to Boise State for a Saturday afternoon tilt. But before we look too far ahead, here are some links from Week 4, a future indicator (you can always use your own crystal ball for comparison), and another chance to voice your opinion in my latest poll. Enjoy!
Mountain West Players of the Week
For a team in need of hope, moral victories count despite what the coach may say. Is this a corner turned for the Rebel program?
Current College Football Imperialism Map
Biggest change in map was Boise State’s victory over previously undefeated Utah State. BYU travels to Utah State this weekend, so map could change again depending on outcome.
College Football Imperialism Map after Week 4: pic.twitter.com/dBI8f3U2m7— RedditCFB (@RedditCFB) September 27, 2021
Not a surprise which 2 Mountain West QBs make the list, but where are they ranked? Carson Strong has been listed as the top QB for weeks, does he keep the Number 1 spot?
FPI Rankings after Week 4 for Western Teams
The Football Power Index (FPI) is a measure of team strength that is meant to be the best predictor of a team’s performance going forward. Who do you think is too high or too low?
Updated ESPN FPI Rankings:— WestCoastCFB (@WestCoastCFB) September 26, 2021
40. Boise State
48. Oregon State
52. Fresno St
Because I care about what you think!
Season to date, which of these items has been the weakest?
This poll is closed
Boise State’s run defense
Air Force’s pass defense
Wyoming’s OOC schedule
Sheet of 2-ply toilet paper
On the Horizon:
- Later today: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly: Week 4
- Coming Wednesday: Peak Perspective: Interview with Sports Betting Dime
- Coming Wednesday: Bowl Projections: Week 4