People around the country are starting to understand that James Madison is a pretty damn good FCS football team.
At 6-0, they bear little resemblance to the team that squeaked by 3-8 Lehigh last season. The lowest offensive point total they put together in a game was 38 - versus Stony Brook, who could be a playoff team. QB Vad Lee is firing on all cylinders, just showed up in Sports Illustrated's Faces in the Crowd, and the Dukes faithful may be getting a look from College Football Gameday in a few weeks.
After they made mincemeat of Lehigh in Week 2, I knew they were good. But I didn't really know how good until they got into the league portion of the schedule. They pounded Towson 51-30 last weekend, and they will in all likelihood go 7-0 after their trip to 2-4 Elon this weekend. I've had them at No. 1 the past three weeks or so, and they've amply justified my pick.
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