He once presided over a 6-45 ACC tenure, but nobody shined more brightly from a coaching perspective in the BCS title game than Auburn defensive coordinator Ted Roof. Taking advantage of the seemingly endless prep time, the Tigers were ready.
Bruce Feldman attempts to handicap the race for Michigan head coach. He has Les Miles with the best odds, then Brady Hoke, then Gary Patterson, then a slew of sleepers ... and yes, Jim Harbaugh's name is still on this list.
In trying to find a comparison point for Cam Newton (Vince Young? Tim Tebow?), Bruce Feldman, via "QB builder" George Whitfield, comes up with an interesting one: Ben Roethlisberger. Don't believe it? Proof's in the pudding.
Bruce Feldman goes into detail on the rise of Chip Kelly as a coach, including some amazing quotes from Jon Gruden on the topic. I've sat there with guys who are lifers in football and ... we're in awe of Oregon's offense."
Bruce Feldman makes his Week 5 picks. He likes Bama and Oregon in the marquee games of this weekend, but he scatters a few surprises along the way -- one in the ACC, one in a prime-time game, and more. Plus: a change in philosophy for UGA.
With this whole Terrence Jones/Washington dance going on, Bruce Feldman looks at Twitter in the college football world -- specifically with James Coley of FSU -- and what it means, where it's headed, why it could be dangerous, and more.