Michigan had lofty expectations for its 2019 offense. Shea Patterson, despite his faults, was a senior quarterback that Jim Harbaugh himself had chosen. Harbaugh brought in Josh Gattis to coordinate the offense to help the Wolverines escape the shadow of the elite Ohio State Buckeye program.
Over the past few months, I’ve filled many hours of my newfound downtime at home playing video games. I’m not one for lengthy storylines or super intricate puzzles. I really enjoy the simplicity of sports games, which was one of the only ways to fill the world’s sports void for a good while in the spring.
Ultimately, Texas needs to win the Big 12 in 2020. This team’s confidence, judging by the tumultuous offseason and their track record under Tom Herman in the last few seasons, probably needs some early wins against LSU and Oklahoma. The goals of the season though shouldn’t necessarily be impacted by either of those outcomes.
This betting site does an OK job of compiling reasonable SOS rankings for the country. They don't just look at gross win percentage, but also factor in returning production, recruiting rankings, transfers, and efficiency metrics. There are problems with that and it helps to have some subjective understanding of each program, but it's an objective discussion point.