No matter what Amari Cooper would have you believe, Alabama's clash with Texas A&M has the potential to join the list of greatest college football revenge games.
BCS is known for a lot of controversy, and rightfully so, but one thing it got right was the continuation of some intense rivalries. Then conference realignment came along and killed many of those, too.
After a 2-5 bowl record in 2010, the Big Ten needs a big postseason to put this season behind it.
How do the 35 bowl matchups stack up? On The Mark ranks the games.
2010 was a season of mediocrity for traditional powers such as Texas, Florida and Michigan. They hope to steer their respective ships back among the nation's elite in 2011.
For programs looking to rebuild, reload or re-emerge, signing day could be the first step to a successful 2011.
From offseason expansion to coaching changes at traditional powers to the major upsets in between, the 2010 season saw its share of surprises.
The New Year didn't bring the Big Ten much luck. The conference posted a 0-for-5 record on Saturday, including a historic loss for Michigan and a BCS bowl defeat for Wisconsin.
Ranking the best and worst bowl games? Those decisions were no-brainers. The games in between were the fun part.
Expansion, the SEC and Texas vs. Nebraska are hot. USC's postseason, Big Ten bashing and eye-black messages: not so much.
When it comes to elite talent, the NFL looks at the SEC and beyond.
Iowa isn't pretty, but it knows how to win. The clutch Hawkeyes came up with a last-second touchdown to beat Michigan State and improve to 8-0 for the first time in school history.
Old-time football -- bruising rushing attacks and black-and-blue defenses -- will win the day in the Knute Rockne Conference.
Which teams are taking the nonconference hard road this season? Which ones have a soft landing? Mark Schlabach examines the schedules.
Which programs found starting quarterbacks? How is Oklahoma's rebuilt offensive line looking? Did ND rediscover its running game? Here are the top 12 developments from spring practice.
If we learned anything from 2007, it's that more madness is still to come. On The Mark breaks down how the BCS bowl games will shake out.