Ground game will be the key to victory in the BCS Championship Game.
The No. 2 Sooners won 62-21 over No. 19 Missouri for the Big 12 title Saturday night.
The BCS standings won't have much meaning to teams that don't win their conference titles. On The Mark sizes up the conference races.
The SEC packs the biggest punch but Oklahoma maintains the No. 1 spot in the post-spring but still way-too-early Top 25 for 2011.
Some players are more irreplaceable than others. This week, ESPN.com and "College Football Live" will examine the players who are the most difficult to replace for the 2010 season.
Mark Schlabach is pegging Alabama as the nation's top 2010 team in his Way-Too-Early Top 25.
Brian Fremeau of Football Outsiders broke down all the angles of the 2010 BCS title game -- Texas vs. Alabama -- and determined that it comes down to two things above all else: red zone play (battle of the best) and special teams.
As Ivan Maisel breaks the huddle at the halfway point in the season, Penn State, Texas and Alabama are lined up in the I-Formation and ready to receive some midseason awards.
The Big 12 is searching for respect. Tim Griffin has more on that and the conference's season-ending awards in the Big 12 wrap-up.