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.
Consider the first week of October the calm before the storm. Starting on Saturday there's a slew of big matchups coming over the coming weeks that will help decide who plays in Miami.
The SEC is who we thought it was. But lurking not very far behind is the Big 12. Plus, On The Mark looks at the weekend's top players and coaches on the hot seat.
Skip Holtz's rebuilding job at East Carolina hit the mark Saturday. Tommy Bowden's first carry call missed badly. Mark Schlabach runs down all the weekend's hits and misses.
Over the past two seasons, more than one-third of the 119 teams in Division I-A college football changed coaches. Heading into the 2008 season, more than a few coaches need good results to keep their jobs, writes Mark Schlabach.