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Twenty stats and trends worth knowing heading into the season's final week

Only one (real) full week of the college football season remains before we hit the tail end of the season featuring Army vs. Navy week (where they'll wear these new unis) and conference championship games begin. Although the best is behind us, there's plenty of crazy finishes and stats to take a look at.

For example:

1. Cal's 2013 Sonny Dykes team finished the season scoring 276 points. That's the exact same amount scored under Jeff Tedford's Cal staff in 2012. (H/T @GoldenBlogs). Dykes' team ran 230 more plays than the 2012 Bears did.

2. Florida State has scored 27 touchdowns in their last three games. In state rival Florida has scored 26 all season (H/T @tomdangelo44).

3. Florida will not make a bowl game for the first time since 1990.

4. This is the first time neither spot in the SEC Championship has been clinched entering the final week of the regular season since 2003. (H/T @MattSmithCFB)

5. These ten teams have had the luxury of the best starting field position this season: ECU, Michigan State, Florida State, Oklahoma State, Ohio State, Houston, Arizona State, Stanford, Ball State, Tulane. (H/T CoachesBTN)

6. Florida has lost numerous starters to injuries this season, but Georgia Southern (who beat the Gators despite not throwing a complete pass Saturday) entered the game with 19 season ending injuries. 

7. With the loss to Oklahoma State Saturday, Baylor has now dropped 37 straight road games to teams ranked in the AP and is 0-10 against Oklahoma State in Stillwater since joining the Big 12. (H/T @BryanDFischer)

8. December 7 will mark the fourth time in five years that Oklahoma State has entered the Bedlam rivalry game with a better record than Oklahoma. (H/T @MattSmithCFB)

9. Last night's win over the New York Giants moved the Dallas Cowboys to 134-133 since 1997, including a perfect .500 finish in the past two seasons. (H/T @AdamSchefter)

10. Florida State has returned five interceptions for touchdowns this season (first nationally). Forty-four teams don't even have a pick six yet this year.

11. Cal went for it on fourth down an astonishing 38 times in 12 games, converting on just 42 percent of those tries. On the flip side, Florida State has gone for it on fourth down just three times (converting on two of them)

12. Kentucky's secondary has just on pick on the season (two total, with the other one coming from a linebacker). We saw a note last week that no team has ever finished with less than two interceptions on the seasons.

13. Vanderbilt has forced an impressive 31 fumbles this season. That's more than East Carolina, South Alabama, and Eastern Michigan combined (25).

14. Georgia Tech and Ohio State are the only two teams to convert over 80 percent of their red zone trips into touchdowns (86% for Georgia Tech and 83% for Ohio State).

15. Of Northwestern's 41 trips to the red zone, only one of them has not been converted to a touchdown or field goal.

16. With only a week left to go in the regular season, only Utah State is allowing negative punt return yardage (-0.6)

17. After rushing for just 695 in their previous ten games, Washington ripped Oregon State for 530 yards rushing Saturday.

18. Boston College's Andre Williams could rush for minus-143 yards over his final two games and still finish with the top rushing total in college football over the past five years.

19. Opponents have converted only one field goal (in six tries) in 11 games against Bowling Green. It's the best field goal defense (if there is such a thing) since at least 2007. 

20. San Diego State's last seven games have been decided by seven points or less, and four have gone to overtime. The Aztecs have won six of those seven and seven of their last eight overall, making San Diego State only the eighth team since 1980 (of 488 that quality) to reach a bowl game after an 0-3 start. (H/T @McMurphyESPN)