From Western Michigan shutting down Garrett Wolfe and NIU to Notre Dame getting healthy for UCLA, the non-BCS and independents are covered here.
A league that had never sent more than two squads to the postseason reaped five bowl bids this year.
In the last two weeks the MAC standings have been shuffled more than a poker deck at the Bellagio.
The Thundering Herd will make a major contribution to the draft, but they'll be distributing defenders this time around.
Northern Illinois' Garrett Wolfe was overlooked by several schools, but is finally earning some recognition.
Will Marshall, Northern Illinois or Toledo be left out when the MAC goes bowling?
Marshall and Miami renew a rivalry Wednesday that has been defined by exceptional play, hot tempers and flashes of controversy.