Mack Brown is the face of the Longhorns to players, recruits, boosters and fans alike. And his charismatic presence is felt everywhere around the Texas program.
Alabama's dominating defense will play a leading role, but the central figure in this appealing national championship drama is Texas QB Colt McCoy.
The 2009 season had its share of surprises. From unranked Cincinnati transforming into a national title contender to Ndamukong Suh becoming a Heisman candidate, the message for the postseason is clear: Expect the unexpected.
Villains beat you and hurt your feelings in the process. They've always held a prominent place in the game. And they keep on coming. Meet the foulest 40 of them all.
From upsets to coaches to busts to worst fan reactions to conference calls, The Dash's run through the midseason report has it all.
From the five uneasy pieces in the BCS puzzle to handing out some conference awards, the Dash runs through it all.
From fighting the establishment to surprising runs at a bowl to busts of the year to the Gonzo coaching call of the week, the Dash runs through it all.
The Rose Bowl should provide definitive evidence as to which famed football breeding ground is better, writes Pat Forde.
This season's big four bowl games have the potential to provide some memorable collisions, writes Pat Forde.
Cheese and magic acts have nothing to do with football. Or do they? Coaches will dig deep into the motivational handbook to conjure up some magic. Just ask Gary Barnett and Mack Brown.
It's never too early to look at what's hot and what's not for the 2005 college football season.
Racing this week from debating about the top games to coaches who may not surive the season to Adriana and The Dash breaking down the BCS busters.
Racing this week from an Octoberfest of football to chicks digging Southern Miss to Arkansas' Matt Jones' way-cool sandlot style.
Racing this week from undefeated and unranked teams to officials to the spectre of Spurrier.