1 - Expected Difference Rating (11-11, 2-2-1) 2 - Power Rating (11-11, 1-2)
3 - Discrete Rating Model (10-9-3, 1-1-3) 4 - Virtual Game Model (11-9-2, 6-5-2)
5 - Overtake and Feedback (Ranking) (10-12, 2-2) + - Result if disagree with the team who was favored

Inside the (...) above is each system's won/loss record: first "straight up", and then against the spread (when disagreeing with the favorite listed by "the bookies"). The 3rd number listed is for ties: the number of games that the model thinks is dead even. The favorites won 12 and lost 10, and 9 of the 22 favorites covered the spread in 1998 (with one game equal to the point spread, i.e. "a push").

  W/L Cover Score 1 2 3 4 5 1+ 2+ 3+ 4+ 5+
Rose (Bowl): UCLA by 9.5
over Wisconsin
L N 31-38 W W T W L Y Y T Y  
Orange: Florida by 7
over Syracuse
W Y 31-10 L L W L W N N N
Sugar: Ohio State by 13.5
over Texas A&M
W N 24-14 W W W W L         Y
Cotton: Texas by 6.5
over Mississippi State
W Y 38-11 W W T L W     T N  
Sun: USC by 16
over TCU
L N 19-28 L L L T L       T  
Gator: Georgia Tech by 3
over Notre Dame
W Y 35-28 W W L L L     N N N
Liberty: Tulane by 6.5
over BYU
W Y 41-27 W W W W W          
Peach: Virginia by 2.5
over Georgia
L N 33-35 L L L T L       T  
Citrus: Michigan by 3
over Arkansas
W Y 45-31 L L T L W N N T  N  
Fiesta: Florida State by 5.5
over Tennessee
L N 16-23 L L L L L          
Independence: Texas Tech by 9.5
over Mississippi
L N 18-35 L L L L L          
Holiday: Nebraska by 3
over Arizona
L N 20-23 L L L W W       Y Y
Aloha: Oregon by 5.5
over Colorado
L N 43-51 L L L W L       Y  
Outback: Penn State by 7.5
over Kentucky
W Y 26-14 W W W L W       N  
Insight.com: Missouri by 4
over West Virginia
W N 34-31 W W W L W       Y  
MicronPC: Miami (Florida) by 6
over North Carolina State
W Y 46-23 W W W W W          
Las Vegas: North Carolina by 7
over San Diego State
W P 20-13 L W W W W P        
Alamo: Kansas State by 14
over Purdue
L N 34-37 L L L W L       Y  
Humanitarian: Southern Mississippi by 17.5
over Idaho
L N 35-42 L L L L L          
Motor City: Louisville by 3.5
over Marshall
L N 29-48 W L W W L Y   Y Y  
Music City: Virginia Tech by 5
over Alabama
W Y 38-7 W W W W W
Oahu: Air Force by 3.5
over Washington
W Y 45-25 W W W W L N

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