Oregon and Auburn don't have much in common. Pat Forde takes a closer look in the tale of the tape.
After a strange season capped by a strange game of inches, busted cinches and ethical flinches, the Auburn Tigers held the crystal football at last.
Texas, a team with a recent national title and a $5 million coach, is an underdog in Thursday's Citi BCS National Championship Game. For college football's sake, root for the plucky Horns.
From the five uneasy pieces in the BCS puzzle to handing out some conference awards, the Dash runs through it all.
From the return of Thug U to other "ambassadors" of the game to BCS arguments to boiling point locales, the Dash runs through it all.
Racing this week from an Octoberfest of football to chicks digging Southern Miss to Arkansas' Matt Jones' way-cool sandlot style.