3. The Most Overrated Thing Was …
There were a slew of amazing games across the college football landscape between FBS teams, proving once again that it’s more interesting when the smaller guys at the big level get their chances, especially at home.
Nevada (Purdue), Wyoming (Missouri), Cincinnati (UCLA), Memphis (Ole Miss), and Hawaii (Arizona) all showed what can happen if a Group of Fiver gets a shot to host the party.
Boise State (Florida State) and Georgia State (Tennessee) played the spoiler role on the road, and Fresno State (USC), Louisiana (Mississippi State) and Utah State (Wake Forest) battled hard in losses.
Which once again proves how much of a waste of time it is for FBSers to fatten up on FCSers – even if it is a smart move to tune up.
Central Arkansas beat WKU 23-20. That’s it.
40 FCS vs. FBS games. One FCS win. Yippee.
Okay, okay, so the South Dakota State-Minnesota and Northern Iowa-Iowa State games were among the best of the weekend, but wouldn’t it have been better if the Gophers and Cyclones played each other instead?
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