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Monday, September 26, 2016

FBS Week 4 College Football Ratings & Rankings 2016-2017 by SportPundit

Week 4 College Football Ratings & Rankings FBS 2016-2017 - SportPundit

These are our college football rankings after Week 4 of the 2016 season, constituting "Week 4" according to the ESPN and NCAA.com numbering, whereas some other sources use "Week 5" due to the game in Australia of the "one-game week" that preceded normal matches in the actual "Week 1".

Our system is based on net average yards per play stats, which we calibrate primarily by adjusting for schedule difficulty, which we take as the average rank of the opponents played (we multiply the calculated, adjusted rank by 3, divide by 100, and subtract that from the NAYPPA). Note that our calculation is not the same as the Sagarin or Massey "RANK" of schedule difficulty, which is a different calculation. Other adjustments can also made (*=adjustment). We take the cumulative yards per play stat data from cfbstats.com or college and university football athletic pages online, as linked below for each team.

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Week 4 College Football Rankings FBS 2016-2017 by SportPundit
Week
4
RANK
2016
-2017
by 
Sport
Pundit






TEAM
Name








(# = head
coaching
change



  NAYPPA
net
average
yards per play
advantage
offense
over
defense
stats from
cfbstats.com

(our
calculation)


yards
per
play
offense via
cfbstats
.com

the links
below
are
to the
school
sites

yards
per
play
defense via
cfbstats
.com



Schedule
difficulty 

based on
Massey
Ratings,
Sagarin,

and our
own
ratings of
average
rank of opponents played 
(*=
adjusted)

Won-loss
record (W-L)
for the
2016
-2017
season


2016
-2017

Team
Rating
by
Sport
Pundit
after Week 4









1 Louisville 5.1

9.03
3.88

110
4-0
+1.8
2 Ohio State 3.1

7.05
4.00

75
3-0
+0.9
3 Texas A&M 2.3

7.13
4.79

60*

4-0

+0.5

4
Alabama
1.8

6.38
4.56

60
4-0
+0.0
5Stanford  0.6

5.83
5.22

25
3-0
-0.1
6 Clemson 2.2

5.60
3.41

80
4-0
-0.2
7
Florida State
-0.5

6.23
6.78

0***
3-1
-0.2
8 Mississippi 1.4

6.98
5.56

45*
2-2
-0.3
9 Michigan 2.0

6.32
4.32

80
4-0
-0.4
10 Tennessee 0.5

5.44
4.95

30*
4-0
-0.4
11 Houston 1.5

5.65
4.14

65*
4-0
-0.5
12 Boise State 2.5


7.12
4.61

100*
3-0
-0.5
13 Wisconsin
0.4


5.46
5.04


30**

4-0

-0.5

14 Auburn 0.0

5.48
5.52

0*
2-2
-0.5
15 LSU 0.9

5.75
4.86

35*
2-2
-0.5
16 Miami (Florida) # 5.2

8.29
3.10

190*
3-0
-0.5
17 Baylor #
2.5


6.53
3.99


100*

4-0

-0.5

18 Kansas State 2.3

6.11
3.76

90*
2-1
-0.6
19 Toledo # 3.6

7.72
4.13

140*
3-0
-0.6
20 Oklahoma1.3

6.87
5.62

50*
1-2
-0.6
21 TCU 1.7

7.05
5.33

70
3-1
-0.6
22Florida2.2

6.04
3.87

90*
3-1
-0.7
23 Washington 2.8

7.10
4.32

120
4-0
-0.8
24 North Carolina 1.8

7.41
5.63

80*
3-1
-0.8
25 Virginia Tech # 1.7

5.85
4.18

80*
3-1
-0.9
26 West Virginia 1.1

6.69
5.57

70*
3-0
-1.0
27 Michigan State 0.9

5.76
4.89

60*
2-1
-1.1
28 Georgia # -0.6

5.36
5.98

10*
3-1
-1.1
29 UCLA 0.6

5.50
4.89

45*
2-2
-1.1
30 Utah  0.8

5.92
5.07

65*
4-0
-1.1
31 South Florida 2.1

7.32
5.12

100*
3-1
-1.1
32 Mississippi St.
0.8


6.00
5.22


50*

2-2

-1.1

33 Missouri # 2.3

6.88
4.55

105*
2-2
-1.2
34 San Diego State 1.5

6.61
5.10

95*
3-0
-1.3
35 California 0.4

6.68
6.30

45*
2-2
-1.4
36 Texas 0.6

5.98
5.34

60*
2-1
-1.4
37 Iowa
1.2


6.31
5.13

80*
3-1
-1.4
38 Nebraska 1.1

6.47
5.38

85
4-0
-1.4
39 Colorado 2.4

6.15
3.78

120*
2-1
-1.4
40 Oregon 1.8

7.37
5.52

95*
2-2
-1.4

41 Arkansas -0.4

5.74
6.11

30*
3-1
-1.5
42 BYU  # -0.4

5.23
5.66

25*
1-3
-1.7
43 USC # -0.5

5.35
5.82

20*
1-3
-1.7
44 West. Michigan 0.7

6.27
5.61

80*
4-0
-1.7
45 Oklahoma State -0.2

5.80
6.01

40*
2-2
-1.8
46 Pittsburgh -0.5

5.56
6.10

30*
2-2
-1.8
47 Arizona State
-0.3


6.31
6.61


50*
4-0
-1.8
48 Georgia Tech 0.5

5.58
5.12

70*
3-1
-1.8
49 Texas Tech 1.6

8.05
6.43

105*
2-1
-1.8
50 Arizona  0.7

6.61
5.88

70*
2-2

-1.8
51  C. Michigan 1.8

6.75
4.93

120*
3-1
-2.0
52 Notre Dame 0.2

6.40
6.18

60
2-2
-2.0
53 Tulsa 0.3

5.48
5.17

70*
3-1
-2.0
54 South Carolina #
-0.8


4.52
5.32

30*
2-2
-2.1
55 East Carolina # 0.4

6.82
6.41

70*
2-2
-2.1
56 N.C. State 1.6

6.76
5.13

115*
2-1
-2.1
57 Penn State 0.0

5.39
5.42

60*
2-2
-2.2
58 Minnesota # 1.3

6.00
4.67

120*
3-0
-2.3
59 Washington St. -0.3

6.25
6.58

55***
1-2
-2.3
60 Navy 1.6

6.93
5.37

130*
3-0
-2.3
61 SMU 0.5

5.91
5.42

80*
2-2
-2.3
62 Troy 0.9

6.07
5.15

105*
3-1
-2.4
63 Mid. Tennessee 1.7

6.66
4.94

130*
3-1
-2.4
64 Indiana 1.8

6.71
4.90

135**
2-1
-2.5
65 Northwestern -0.5

5.00
5.54

50*
1-3
-2.6
66 Louisiana Tech 1.1

7.18
6.09

105*
1-3
-2.6
67 Southern Miss # 1.4

6.01
4.56

130*
3-1
-2.7
68 Appalachian St. -0.9

5.37
6.29

45*
2-2
-2.7
69 Air Force 1.1

6.16
5.02

125*
3-0
-2.7
70 Cincinnati 0.3

5.66
5.41

95*
3-1
-2.7
71 Syracuse # -0.6

5.76
6.39

55*
2-2
-2.7
72 Boston College 1.2

5.11
3.86

115*
2-2
-2.7
73 Kentucky 0.9

6.62
5.73

105*
2-2
-2.7
74 Maryland # 1.6

6.46
4.91

145*
3-0
-2.7
75 UCF (C. Florida) # 1.0

5.37
4.35

110*
2-2
-2.7
76 Vanderbilt -1.7

4.63
6.37

25*
2-2
-2.8
77 W. Kentucky (WKU) 1.5

6.77
5.23

130*
2-2
-2.8
78 Georgia South. # 0.8

5.89
5.05

115*
3-1
-2.8
79 Utah State
0.6


5.50
4.86


100*

2-2

-2.8

80 Iowa State # 0.0

5.45
5.44

75*
1-3
-2.8
81 Ball State # 0.1

5.42
5.34

90*
3-1
-2.8
82 Memphis # 2.4

6.46
4.08

175*
3-0
-2.8
83 Duke 0.7

5.20
4.49

105*
2-2
-2.9
84 Oregon State -0.4

4.78
5.16

70*
1-2
-2.9
85 Purdue 1.1

6.18
5.10

130*
2-1
-3.0
86 Wake Forest -0.2

4.88
5.03

95*
4-0
-3.0
87 Army 0.9

5.91
5.02

125*
3-1
-3.0
88 Akron 1.2

7.42
6.21

130*
2-2
-3.1
89 Illinois # 0.3

5.93
5.60

100*
1-2
-3.1
90 UNLV 0.7

6.14
5.48

110*
1-3
-3.2
91 Marshall -0.8

5.82
6.65

70*
1-2
-3.3
92 Temple 0.8

5.62
4.83

125*
2-2
-3.3

93 Old Dominion 0.5

5.70
5.20

115*
2-2
-3.3
94 UConn -1.2

4.91
6.12

60*
2-2
-3.4
95 Virginia # -0.6

5.92
6.54

75*
1-3
-3.4
96 Miami (Oh.) 0.1

5.83
5.78

90*
0-4
-3.4
97 Ohio -0.1

5.62
5.68

100*

2-2

-3.5

98 Colorado St. -0.5

5.25
5.76

85*
2-2
-3.5
99 Nevada -0.6

5.34
5.94

85*
2-2
-3.5
100 Louis.-Monroe # 
0.2


5.96
5.80


110*

1-2

-3.5
101 North Texas # -1.3

4.70
5.96

60*
2-2
-3.5
102 Georgia State -0.9

4.64
5.50

70*
0-3
-3.6
103 North. Illinois
-0.8

5.61
6.42

70*
0-4
-3.7
104 Tulane # 0.4

4.89
4.45

115*
2-2
-3.7
105 Louis.-Lafayette -0.1

5.21
5.31

105*
2-2
-3.7
106 Buffalo -0.4

5.04
5.47

95*
1-2
-3.7
107 UMass -1.3

4.28
5.61

60*
1-3
-3.7
108 Arkansas St. -0.9

5.37
6.26

70*
0-4
-3.8
109 Fresno State -1.0

4.92
5.99

75*
1-3
-3.8
110 UTEP -0.6

5.29
5.94

90*
1-3
-3.9
111 Texas State # -2.9

3.85
6.78

20*
1-2
-3.9
112  Kansas 1.0

5.90
4.86

150*
1-2
-3.9
113 Rutgers # -0.4

5.11
5.49

105*
2-2
-3.9
114 New Mexico St. -1.3

5.51
6.84

65*

1-3

-3.9
115 E. Michigan 0.8

5.86
5.09

150*
3-1
-3.9
116 Wyoming -0.3

5.73
6.04

110*
2-2
-4.0
117 South Alabama -0.5

5.43
5.97

105*
2-2
-4.0
118 San Jose St. -1.4

5.51
6.96

70*
1-3
-4.1

119 Idaho
(transitioning
to FCS)
-1.5

4.82
6.29

75*
2-2
-4.1
120 Kent State -0.7

4.10
4.78


95*
1-3
-4.1
121 Hawaii # -1.8

5.63
7.46

55*
1-3
-4.1
122 New Mexico 1.5

6.54
5.00

175***
1-2
-4.1
123  Fl. Atlantic -1.8

4.64
6.44

60*
1-3
-4.2
124 Fl. Int'l FIU  -1.1

4.99
6.06

80*
0-4
-4.3
125 Rice -2.4

4.59
6.97

40**
0-4
-4.4
126 UTSA # -0.2

5.05
5.29

120*
1-3
-4.4
127 Bowling Gr. # -2.7

4.37
7.09

40*
1-3
-4.5
128
Charlotte 49ers -1.9

5.01
6.90

90***
1-3
-5.2
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