What's hot (and not) for the 2011 college football season?
Dashing through things we're talking about now that we weren't when September began, an October preview, the Boise bus versus the gods and more.
Bruce Feldman ranks the 10 most interesting games of September 2010; Michigan at ND doesn't make the list, but a potential trap game for the Tide in Fayetville ranks among the top five -- plus, a new stud for the Oklahoma Sooners.
Expansion, the SEC and Texas vs. Nebraska are hot. USC's postseason, Big Ten bashing and eye-black messages: not so much.
Florida, Big 12 QBs and neutral-site games are hot. Rich Rodriguez, soft schedules and Big 12 tiebreakers: not so much.
Conference championship games have arrived. On The Mark breaks down what to look for in each contest.
These might not be the biggest games of the 2008 season, but they offer some of the most intriguing story lines, writes Mark Schlabach.
College football's alpha-male coaches have good looks, booming voices and very deep pockets. From Notre Dame to Ohio State to USC, football coaches tend to rule the roost, writes Mark Schlabach.
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.
USC opens the season in a familiar spot in ESPN The Magazine's preseason Power 16.
Entering the season, no one team stands out, but there are 10 teams to watch in the wide-open 2006 title chase, writes Mark Schlabach.