Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly sees optimistic signs all over spring practice. But the Irish's success will hinge on how fast new QB Dayne Crist figures things out.
The top teams in 2006 got to the top thanks in part to the play of big-name stars. Are their replacements ready for prime time? Mark Schlabach looks at the teams with the biggest holes to fill.
JaMarcus Russell has an opportunity to supplant Brady Quinn as the top draft pick -- and leave a lasting legacy -- with a Sugar Bowl win, writes Mark Schlabach.