They arrive on campus with stars attached to their name. But even BMOCs can suffer one of college's common maladies: homesickness.
Both LSU and Alabama are built in the image of their coaches, Les Miles and Nick Saban, whose football philosophies are more similar than their public personas.
Ohio State and Oregon share the same first letter and a berth in the 2010 Rose Bowl, but that's about all they have in common.
When four SEC coaches were asked to analyze the SEC championship game, they all came back to one difference-maker: Tim Tebow.
Thousands of miles from a football field, former Navy players still are benefiting from lessons learned on the gridiron, writes Ivan Maisel.
It sounds simple, but here are five questions that must be answered before a fifth BCS bowl becomes reality.
First, the ACC wanted Boston College. Then it didn't. Now it does and BC is heading south and one thing is sure -- BC will stand out in the ACC.
Looking back at the MAC's big weekend, Tennessee's 1-2 punch and class personified down on the Bayou.