From Western Michigan shutting down Garrett Wolfe and NIU to Notre Dame getting healthy for UCLA, the non-BCS and independents are covered here.
There's no way that Nevada defensive coordinator Ken Wilson will not prepare for a banged up Colt Brennan. That's just one of the topics covered in the non-BCS notebook.
Notre Dame's defense has struggled, and the Irish's luck doesn't look like it's going to change when it faces Purdue. Check out the non-automatic BCS conferences and independents notes.
Air Force's strong running game has the Falcons off to a 3-0 start. Check out all the news and notes from the non-automatic BCS conferences and independents.
Take a midseason look at the C-USA, MAC, Mountain West, Sun Belt, WAC and the Independents.
The Irish still have unfinished business to take care of, but Notre Dame has turned a corner under new coach Charlie Weis.
After ending a 17-game losing streak, George O'Leary and Central Florida can breathe a little easier.
A league that had never sent more than two squads to the postseason reaped five bowl bids this year.
In the last two weeks the MAC standings have been shuffled more than a poker deck at the Bellagio.
Akron's remarkable comeback devastated Marshall and spun the MAC East Division into a tizzy.
The Thundering Herd will make a major contribution to the draft, but they'll be distributing defenders this time around.
Last Saturday's games showed that quarterbacks from the frigid Midwest can pass the ball as well as anyone in the country.
Northern Illinois' Garrett Wolfe was overlooked by several schools, but is finally earning some recognition.
Will Marshall, Northern Illinois or Toledo be left out when the MAC goes bowling?
Ohio's spread offense ambushed Kentucky, giving the Bobcats' program a historic victory.
Marshall and Miami renew a rivalry Wednesday that has been defined by exceptional play, hot tempers and flashes of controversy.