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ESPN Ranks College Football's 10 Hardest Remaining Schedules

A general view of Arkansas' football stadium.

FAYETTEVILLE, AR - OCTOBER 27: Views around Donald W. Reynolds Stadium of the Arkansas Razorbacks before a game against the Vanderbilt Commodores at Razorback Stadium on October 27, 2018 in Fayetteville, Arkansas. The Commodores defeated the Razorbacks 45-31. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Arkansas has not had a good first month of the 2019 season. If ESPN's FPI is accurate, things are going to get worst.

One of the metrics the FPI measures is remaining strength of schedule. It ranks teams according to how challenging the rest of their games are.

Arkansas is 2-2 after a brutal home loss to San Jose State last weekend. The Razorbacks have the toughest remaining schedule, according to ESPN.

That will happen when you have three games left against top 10 teams (Auburn, Alabama and LSU), plus a road trip to Kentucky and tough divisional games against Texas A&M and Mississippi State.

Here are the top 10 toughest remaining schedules, according to the FPI:

  1. Arkansas
  2. West Virginia
  3. Kansas
  4. USC
  5. Georgia
  6. South Carolina
  7. LSU
  8. Colorado
  9. Ole Miss
  10. Ohio State

As you can see, these rankings are SEC-heavy. Half of the top 10 hails from the league, with the Big 12, Pac-12 and Big Ten also represented.

You can view the full strength of schedule rankings here.