Here are the 2013 team schedules ranked in order of difficulty, based on opponents’ 2012 results:

Team

Opp. Win %

Opp. Won-Loss

Kentucky

0.673

103-50

Arkansas

0.647

99-54

Missouri

0.631

96-56

Florida

0.623

96-58

S. Carolina

0.607

93-60

LSU

0.603

93-61

Tennessee

0.581

89-64

Miss State

0.570

86-65

Georgia

0.570

86-65

Auburn

0.566

86-66

Texas A&M

0.561

87-68

Ole Miss

0.540

81-69

Vanderbilt

0.503

75-74

Alabama

0.463

68-79

A couple of observations:

  • Kentucky has a brutal schedule, and it could be the toughest schedule of anyone in the country.
  • The three favorites in the SEC – Alabama, Georgia and Texas A&M – have three of the easiest schedules based on last year’s results.  
  • 2013 sets up great for two emerging teams in Ole Miss and Vanderbilt, and they play each other in the first week this year.
  • After seeing what’s coming back for Alabama, and seeing they may have the weakest schedule in the SEC, how could you not have Alabama projected to win the SEC again?

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