Bruce Feldman ranks the nation's best running backs in his Monday top-10 list and finds that Cal's Jahvid Best is truly living up to his name. Plus, a possible position change for Joe McKnight, sleeper talk for Illinois, and more news and notes.
After a tumultuous weekend of college football, plenty of also-rans are now BCS contenders. Defensive difference makers were on the mark. West Virginia's and Texas' offenses were not, writes Mark Schlabach.