While the power shifted to the South in the 2000s, a program from the West emerged as the best of the decade.
The preseason hype sent the season's stock to an all-time high. Now it feels like we were part of a Ponzi scheme.
A month into the 2009 season, we've already seen some of the nation's best quarterbacks sidelined by injury, sending previously unknown backups into the fire. But how do you prepare a player for a situation you hope never happens?
Sam Bradford, Colt McCoy and Tim Tebow would tell you they are lucky to have college football. It turns out the reverse is true, too.
Old blood resides at the top of the polls. Established stars are back for more. If you like seeing college football history being made, then watch the 2009 season.
With so many games, it was easy to cull out the best (and worst) of the bowl season crop.
Florida is loaded with speed and gifted athletes. Make them work, however, and the Gators will call on heart and guts. That trait served Urban Meyer's team well again on the biggest stage.
Are Big 12 defenses as bad you think? Are SEC offenses nonexistent? Ivan Maisel went straight to the sources to find out.
Sam Bradford has passed for staggering numbers this season, but a real accounting of his talents steers away from his right arm and moves above his shoulders.
As Ivan Maisel breaks the huddle on Week 1, the end of chaos, a trendsetting game and Michael Phelps are lined up in the I-Formation.