ESPN’s “College Football Power Index” attempts to predict how good teams will be. Using 10,000 simulations and other statistics, the power index ranks each team and is meant to be a great predictor of a “team’s performance going forward.”
With the season now roughly a month away, let’s look at what teams ESPN’s Football Power Index is predicting to be the best of the bunch.
ESPN’s FPI, at the moment, features a decent amount of surprises – and that includes the team they have ranked at No. 1.