OU will go into 2013 without its record-setting quarterback, two of its best receivers and several of its best defenders off a defense that was a disaster anyway the second half of the season. The schedule will be unforgiving, as well.
Texas safety commit Erik Huhn was robbed of his senior season after only two plays, tearing his ACL as he came down with an interception in the opener against San Antonio Madison. Now Huhn is learning how to be a leader without playing.
A year ago, Wake Forest put the final nail the coffin of FSU's season, but this season the Noles are focused on finding their way back to being their best, even if it's just a little tough to forget the sting of what happened in 2011.