Bruce Feldman looks at the Bodog.com odds to win the BCS next year -- then couples it with Mark Schlabach's way-too-early top 25 -- and offers 11 observations on next fall. Two words: Boomer Sooner. Four more: Notre Dame will rise.
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.
Bruce Feldman looks at central Week 1 CFB storylines: can the Boise State D stop VT's two-headed RB machine? Can Rich Rod get the win at home vs. an underrated UConn team? How distracted is UNC? Can Oregon State score on TCU?
Bruce Feldman tackles these topics in his weekly mailbag: what Tennessee dropping its game vs. UNC means; BYU's best move now; TCU's chances at the national title; expectations for Washington, Nebraska and FSU -- and the future of Dan Hawkins.