Bob AsmussenChampaign News-Gazette (Champaign, IL)
Twitter: @BobAsmussen
About: Bob Asmussen is in his 25th year at The Champaign News-Gazette. He became the Illinois football beat writer in 1996. Asmussen has also covered men's and women's basketball, volleyball and wrestling. He has won numerous national and state awards for his writing. Married to a fellow reporter, Asmussen has a son and a daughter. They live in Champaign.

Biased Towards

South Florida BullsSouth FloridaRanked 4 spots ABOVE average over 23 weeks.
Western Kentucky HIlltoppersWestern KentuckyRanked 4 spots ABOVE average over 5 weeks.

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Nebraska CornhuskersNebraskaRanked 3 spots ABOVE average over 40 weeks.
Minnesota Golden GophersMinnesotaRanked 3 spots ABOVE average over 26 weeks.
Marshall Thundering HerdMarshallRanked 3 spots ABOVE average over 23 weeks.
North Dakota State BisonNorth Dakota StateRanked 3 spots ABOVE average over 4 weeks.
UAB BlazersUABRanked 3 spots ABOVE average over 1 weeks.
Houston CougarsHoustonRanked 2 spots ABOVE average over 29 weeks.
Western Michigan BroncosWestern MichiganRanked 2 spots ABOVE average over 11 weeks.
Texas Tech Red RaidersTexas TechRanked 2 spots ABOVE average over 5 weeks.
Buffalo BullsBuffaloRanked 2 spots ABOVE average over 4 weeks.
Northern Illinois HuskiesNorthern IllinoisRanked 2 spots ABOVE average over 2 weeks.
Purdue BoilermakersPurdueRanked 2 spots ABOVE average over 1 weeks.
Michigan State SpartansMichigan StateRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 74 weeks.
Cincinnati BearcatsCincinnatiRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 46 weeks.
UCF KnightsUCFRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 42 weeks.
Navy MidshipmenNavyRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 18 weeks.
San Diego State AztecsSan Diego StateRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 16 weeks.
Syracuse OrangeSyracuseRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 16 weeks.
Army West Point Black KnightsArmy West PointRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 13 weeks.
Louisiana Ragin CajunsLouisianaRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 13 weeks.
Colorado State RamsColorado StateRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 10 weeks.
Air Force FalconsAir ForceRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 9 weeks.
Toledo RocketsToledoRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 8 weeks.
Fresno State BulldogsFresno StateRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 6 weeks.
Utah State AggiesUtah StateRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 6 weeks.
Illinois Fighting IlliniIllinoisRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 5 weeks.
Boston College EaglesBoston CollegeRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 4 weeks.
Kansas JayhawksKansasRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 3 weeks.
Louisiana Tech BulldogsLouisiana TechRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 2 weeks.
Florida Atlantic OwlsFlorida AtlanticRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 1 weeks.
Georgia Southern EaglesGeorgia SouthernRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 1 weeks.
Ball State CardinalsBall StateRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 1 weeks.
UTSA RoadrunnersUTSARanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 1 weeks.
Ohio State BuckeyesOhio StateRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 136 weeks.
Georgia BulldogsGeorgiaRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 117 weeks.
Wisconsin BadgersWisconsinRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 102 weeks.
Michigan WolverinesMichiganRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 96 weeks.
Oregon DucksOregonRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 94 weeks.
Florida GatorsFloridaRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 92 weeks.
USC TrojansUSCRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 81 weeks.
Penn State Nittany LionsPenn StateRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 75 weeks.
Baylor BearsBaylorRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 72 weeks.
Ole Miss RebelsOle MissRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 63 weeks.
Mississippi State BulldogsMississippi StateRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 60 weeks.
Boise State BroncosBoise StateRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 55 weeks.
UCLA BruinsUCLARanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 47 weeks.
Iowa HawkeyesIowaRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 47 weeks.
North Carolina Tar HeelsNorth CarolinaRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 40 weeks.
Memphis TigersMemphisRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 30 weeks.
NC State WolfpackNC StateRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 29 weeks.
Missouri TigersMissouriRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 28 weeks.
Colorado BuffaloesColoradoRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 15 weeks.
Indiana HoosiersIndianaRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 13 weeks.
Temple OwlsTempleRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 10 weeks.
Appalachian State MountaineersAppalachian StateRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 10 weeks.
Virginia CavaliersVirginiaRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 8 weeks.
Tulane Green WaveTulaneRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 6 weeks.
Maryland TerrapinsMarylandRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 3 weeks.
San Jose State SpartansSan Jose StateRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 3 weeks.
Alabama Crimson TideAlabamaRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 138 weeks.
Clemson TigersClemsonRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 134 weeks.
Oklahoma SoonersOklahomaRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 121 weeks.
LSU TigersLSURanked 1 spots BELOW average over 109 weeks.
Notre Dame Fighting IrishNotre DameRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 108 weeks.
Oklahoma State CowboysOklahoma StateRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 79 weeks.
Texas A&M AggiesTexas A&MRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 70 weeks.
Florida State SeminolesFlorida StateRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 68 weeks.
Washington HuskiesWashingtonRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 63 weeks.
Stanford CardinalStanfordRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 55 weeks.
Miami (FL) HurricanesMiami (FL)Ranked 1 spots BELOW average over 53 weeks.
Texas LonghornsTexasRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 50 weeks.
West Virginia MountaineersWest VirginiaRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 41 weeks.
Virginia Tech HokiesVirginia TechRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 37 weeks.
Arizona State Sun DevilsArizona StateRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 35 weeks.
Tennessee VolunteersTennesseeRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 35 weeks.
BYU CougarsBYURanked 1 spots BELOW average over 31 weeks.
Arizona WildcatsArizonaRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 29 weeks.
Northwestern WildcatsNorthwesternRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 27 weeks.
Iowa State CyclonesIowa StateRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 27 weeks.
Kentucky WildcatsKentuckyRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 24 weeks.
Duke Blue DevilsDukeRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 15 weeks.
Wake Forest Demon DeaconsWake ForestRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 15 weeks.
Southern Methodist MustangsSouthern MethodistRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 14 weeks.
Coastal Carolina ChanticleersCoastal CarolinaRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 14 weeks.
California Golden BearsCaliforniaRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 7 weeks.
Tulsa Golden HurricaneTulsaRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 6 weeks.
Oregon State BeaversOregon StateRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 3 weeks.
Troy TrojansTroyRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 1 weeks.
James Madison DukesJames MadisonRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 1 weeks.
Auburn TigersAuburnRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 92 weeks.
TCU Horned FrogsTCURanked 2 spots BELOW average over 71 weeks.
Kansas State WildcatsKansas StateRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 49 weeks.
Washington State CougarsWashington StateRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 35 weeks.
Louisville CardinalsLouisvilleRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 33 weeks.
Georgia Tech Yellow JacketsGeorgia TechRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 20 weeks.
Arkansas RazorbacksArkansasRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 13 weeks.
Pittsburgh PanthersPittsburghRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 13 weeks.
Liberty FlamesLibertyRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 10 weeks.
Utah UtesUtahRanked 3 spots BELOW average over 87 weeks.
East Carolina PiratesEast CarolinaRanked 3 spots BELOW average over 10 weeks.
South Carolina GamecocksSouth CarolinaRanked 3 spots BELOW average over 7 weeks.