ESPN's FPI predicts Clemson's 2016 season with FSU loss


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ESPN's Football Power Index (FPI) is a measure of team strength that is meant to be the best predictor of a team's performance for a season. FPI represents how many points above or below average a team is, and projected results are based on 10,000 simulations of the rest of the season using FPI, results to date, and the remaining schedule.

Clemson is #4 in the FPI ranking with a projected record of 11-1 with a loss to ACC rival Florida State.

However, the Tigers are enormous frontrunners for the Palmetto Bowl game with the Gamecocks at a 90.5% chance of a win.

The Tigers have a 31.2% chance of winning the ACC, 8.3% chance to win out and a strength of schedule of 34 according to the Football Power Index.

Clemson odds against individual 2016 games are Auburn (72.5%), Troy (98.6%), South Carolina State (99.8%), Georgia Tech (87.7%), Louisville (79.2%), Boston College (88.2%), North Carolina State (92.1%), Florida State (36.5%), Syracuse (95.3%), Pittsburgh (87.4%), Wake Forest (91.2%) and South Carolina (90.5%).

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FB Update: ESPN's FPI predicts Clemson's 2016 season with FSU loss
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Uncle Bill®
To quote DROBERTS....
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Re: To quote DROBERTS....
deroberts
Sorry, I'm saving for a student ticket....
Norris Hall Tiger
DEROBERTS posts in lower case!
ClemKWA
"shrinkage"***
ChapinTiger1
Well, winning out is hard.
TheProdigal
Good. The underdog status serves us well***
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X - actely!***
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allorangeallthetime52®
In other news, water is found to be more moist than dry sand
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ddclemson
My last away game at FSU was 2006. I might go this year.
cmj2086®
Did you go in 1989 too?
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Re: Did you go in 1989 too?
cmj2086®
Let's put this in perspective!
astephe
DAYUM! That's a lot of typing!
Uncle Bill®
On the flip side, the FPI gives...
JKBtigerpaw
ESPN's FPI says it all.
ClemsonTiger1988®
HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHHA!
TigerHawk76®
We need to prove we can win @ Ga Tech & FSU ... by doing it!
apextiger®
We're Doomed I tell you...doomed. Anybody need season
terrier2®
With all those layoffs, ESPiN should be worried about 2016 season losses.***
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I bleed orange
it will take a huge effort to win in t-hassee
El Tigre 1
You do realize, that every time you refer to this bogus
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