News flash: there’s a new sheriff in town, boys and girls.
Ballots cast totaled 257, so, once again, there wasn’t a unanimous consensus around any single team this week. Ballots averaged 9.1 teams this week, which has been consistent through all three polls.
Data dump time!
Here’s the breakdown by conference:
Here’s the time spent information:
Where we’re from:
74% of us picked the Astros to win the World Series.
Finally, some random observations:
- The first tier, defined by those teams appearing on at least 90% of all ballots, shrunk again. Penn State sits by itself following that.
- It’s interesting to see Clemson’s decline in the MP follow that in the AP Poll. (The Coaches Poll still has the Tigers second.)
- We’re still running Notre Dame behind Georgia, which is contrary to the other two.
- We’re way down on Utah, compared to the other two polls. Familiarity bias, or something else?