USC coach Clay Helton is stressing the need for better practices after a 1-2 start. "If you don't provide that leadership," Helton said, "they are not going to do it."
Wake Forest QB Kendall Hinton, who was in line to start prior to a three-game ban, will instead serve as the backup to freshman Sam Hartman vs. Notre Dame.
A close win or bad loss against a quality cross-conference opponent early in the season could be the difference between No. 4 and No. 5 come playoff time.
In normal times, the Big Ten would own this week's Bottom 10. But friends, when FSU gets dominated by Syracuse and squeaks by Samford, we are not in normal times.
OK, the 2020 NFL draft is still a long ways out, but Mel and Todd already are thinking about two promising underclassmen quarterbacks who could be the No. 1 overall pick.
SEC Network's Greg McElroy joins The Paul Finebaum Show to give his opinion on this weekend's matchup between the Bulldogs and Wildcats.
Friday, September 28
|UCLA UCLA||1,680 tickets as low as $35||Folsom Field, Boulder, CO|
Saturday, September 29
|#25 BYU BYU|
#10 Washington WASH
|TBD||3,174 tickets as low as $40||Husky Stadium, Seattle, WA|
|#20 Oregon ORE||TBD||1,312 tickets as low as $34||Memorial Stadium , Berkeley, CA|
|Oregon State ORST||TBD||3,219 tickets as low as $23||Sun Devil Stadium, Tempe, AZ|
|Utah UTAH||TBD||1,453 tickets as low as $30||Martin Stadium, Pullman, WA|
|#7 Stanford STAN||2,054 tickets as low as $108||Notre Dame Stadium, Notre Dame, IN|
|USC USC||2,146 tickets as low as $11||Arizona Stadium, Tucson, AZ|