Georgia Tech bowl projections, computer rankings for week 3

September 10, 2016 Atlanta - Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets players and fans celebrate their victory over the Mercer Bears at Bobby Dodd Stadium on Saturday, September 10, 2016. HYOSUB SHIN / HSHIN@AJC.COM

HYOSUB SHIN / HSHIN@AJC.COM

A win over Vanderbilt enabled Georgia Tech to gain the notice of humans, namely poll voters, but not so much the computers. The move to 3-0 gave the Yellow Jackets a modest bump among the algorithm crowd, the ESPN power index excepted. A win over Clemson would likely change things considerably.

Bowl projections

Week 1 2 3
David M. Hale, ESPN Ind. Ind. Ind.
Mark Schlabach, ESPN Military Military Ind.
Brett McMurphy, ESPN Military Military Ind.
Jerry Palm, CBS Sports N/A Ind. Ind.
Bill Bender, Sporting News N/A Pinstripe Pinstripe

ESPN Power Index

Week Pre. 1 2 3
Rank 46 46 56 49
Projected win-loss 5.7-6.3 6.4-5.7 6.3-5.7 7.1-4.9
% chance of winning out 0 0 0 0
% chance of winning ACC .3 .5 .4 .5
Remaining SOS 22 41 30 25

This week between: Central Michigan and Arizona State

ACC champion probability leaders: Louisville, 57.7 percent, Clemson, 17.8 percent, Miami, 10.5 percent, North Carolina, 6.6 percent, Florida State, 1.9 percent.

Sagarin

Week 2 3
Rank 42 39

This week between: Western Michigan and Toledo

Football Outsiders

Week 1 2 3
Rank 42 44 43

This week between: Texas and Western Kentucky

College Football News

Week Pre. 1 2 3
Rank 64 54 54 43

This week between: Iowa and Penn State

 

Georgia Tech bowl projections, computer rankings for week 2


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