Mark Schlabach ranks the 10 toughest schedules in college football and says Notre Dame will be tested on the road and at home this season.
Expansion, the SEC and Texas vs. Nebraska are hot. USC's postseason, Big Ten bashing and eye-black messages: not so much.
What teams have the best chance of reaching Pasadena? On the Mark breaks down the BCS National Championship race.
With most of the country's teams already reaching the midpoint of their seasons, here's what the BCS standings should include or exclude.
Look beyond the top eight teams in the nation and you'll find seven other unbeaten teams.
Which teams are taking the nonconference hard road this season? Which ones have a soft landing? Mark Schlabach examines the schedules.
The revised Top 25 is out, but which teams are the legit contenders for BCS bowl games?
With spring practices over, and the start of the season less than four months away, it's time to take a look at the revised way-too-early 2009 Top 25.
With signing day over and early departures for the NFL set, it's time to take a look at the revised way-too-early 2009 Top 25.
Out with the old and bring in the new in 2009? Not quite. Mark Schlabach has unveiled an early Top 25 and finds some familiar names at the top.
Bowl season has arrived, but not every game is created equal. See how Mark Schlabach ranks all 34 bowl games.
If we learned anything from 2007, it's that more madness is still to come. On The Mark breaks down how the BCS bowl games will shake out.
Don't pencil in those W's just yet. And don't give up on once automatic losses. Things have changed since the start of the season.
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.
From quarterbacks to Heisman hopefuls, Mark Schlabach has 25 reasons to be excited about the upcoming season.
These might not be the biggest games of the 2008 season, but they offer some of the most intriguing story lines, writes Mark Schlabach.