This article is part of our FanDuel College Football series.
We have hit the final week of the college football season and have some handy tools at your disposal for the upcoming FanDuel slates. With all of this information, we aim to arm you as much as possible each week.
In a word, yuck. While rivalry week features a good number of interesting games from a real football perspective, it also puts a damper on some of the fantasy shootout fun. The highest over/under this week comes between Arizona and Arizona State at just 64.5, with Texas Tech-Baylor (64.0) as the only other contest on the 16-games slate expected to net 60 or more total points. Unsurprisingly, Clemson (42.3) and Alabama (38.5) lead the week in implied points, with a pair of SEC schools trailing closely behind in Georgia (38.3) and Kentucky (34.8). With a bunch of games being played Friday, some of the usual suspects atop the QB board are not on the slate. As a result, there aren't a bunch of top-tier options worth considering in Week 13. Could this be the week where saving some money at QB pays off?
A full picture of some key statistical categories can be seen in the table below:
Note: All stats are opposing defense. I switched out plays per game for S&P+, which is a metric designed to look at passing and rushing defense from independent of matchup.
YPA=Yards Per Attempt
Without further adieu, the following