Houston could make the playoff. Or it could be eliminated from contention on Sept. 3. Such is life for a Group of 5 team hoping to crash the Power 5 party. And it all starts against Oklahoma.
It took 15 minutes for Desmond King to decide he couldn't leave Iowa for the NFL. It's what his brother would have wanted, and family comes first. Plus, he promised his mom a yellow rose.
The Oregon Ducks will put their new quarterbacks on display as well as give a first look at their new 4-3 defense under coordinator Brady Hoke.
With more evaluation, prospects like OLB Jaelan Phillips and others proved worthy of moving into or jumping in the player rankings.
It's no surprise that Alabama and LSU appear to be the strongest up front on defense in the SEC at this point.
In Da'Wan Hunte, Purdue features a defender who likely locked up a starting position at an opportune moment in his career.