There's nothing better than cheering for a winning team. But if you can't win, taking your frustration out on a rival coach -- or your own -- is a time-honored tradition.
How do the 35 bowl matchups stack up? On The Mark ranks the games.
What's hot (and not) for the 2011 college football season?
The SEC packs the biggest punch but Oklahoma maintains the No. 1 spot in the post-spring but still way-too-early Top 25 for 2011.
SEC teams are littered throughout the recruiting class rankings and a whopping eight SEC teams are included in the preseason top 25.
Mark Schlabach is pegging Oklahoma as the nation's top 2011 team in his Way-Too-Early Top 25.
Ranking the best and worst bowl games? Those decisions were no-brainers. The games in between were the fun part.
From rookie quarterbacks to coaches on the hot seat, Mark Schlabach looks at the players, coaches and teams who have the most to gain -- or lose -- in Week 1.
Some programs and coaches, whether it's because of happenstance or just plain, old, bad luck, have found themselves in harm's way much more than others.
Bowl season has arrived, but not every game is created equal. See how Mark Schlabach ranks all 34 bowl games.
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.
Consider the first week of October the calm before the storm. Starting on Saturday there's a slew of big matchups coming over the coming weeks that will help decide who plays in Miami.
The first chunk of the season is now in the books. On The Mark makes a dozen observations from the first four weeks of the 2008 season.
The SEC is who we thought it was. But lurking not very far behind is the Big 12. Plus, On The Mark looks at the weekend's top players and coaches on the hot seat.
From quarterbacks to Heisman hopefuls, Mark Schlabach has 25 reasons to be excited about the upcoming season.
SEC? Still hot. Notre Dame? Warming up. ACC? Not so much. What else is hot (and not) for the 2008 college football season? Mark Schlabach has the answers.