These might not be the biggest games of the 2008 season, but they offer some of the most intriguing story lines, writes Mark Schlabach.
Ivan Maisel and Mark Schlabach share the three things they can't wait to see this fall from the independents.
Take a look at what questions were answered this spring and what problems linger heading into the fall.
There wasn't much change, for better or for worse, in the independents this past season, writes Adam Rittenberg.
Brady Quinn accounted for four touchdowns and No. 11 Notre Dame amassed a season-high 471 yards Saturday in a 38-14 victory over Navy, the Fighting Irish's 43rd consecutive win in the series.
No. 11 Notre Dame 38, Navy 14
Boise State and Garrett Wolfe are two of the few highlights for the non-BCS season.
Michigan State has beaten Notre Dame in seven of their last nine meetings. But the Spartans might just be the perfect opponent for a struggling Irish squad.
Take a look at what questions were answered by the independents this spring and what problems linger heading into the fall.
Ivan Maisel and Pat Forde share the three things they can't wait to see this fall from the Independents.
Brady Quinn passed for four touchdowns, three to Maurice Stovall, to lead No. 7 Notre Dame to its 42nd straight win over Navy, 42-21 in South Bend, Ind.
Take a midseason look at the C-USA, MAC, Mountain West, Sun Belt, WAC and the Independents.
Nothing was off the record when our college football experts talked about the state of college football.
Our college football experts share the three things they can't wait to see this fall from the Independents.
A look at what questions were answered and what problems linger heading into the fall.
The unexpected firing of coach Tyrone Willingham capped a season of surprises in South Bend.