If every head coach in the country retired tomorrow, which open job would be the best? Last month, Travis Haney ranked the Power 5 jobs, 1-65, culminating in the top 15.
This week, Adam Rittenberg ranked the Group of 5 jobs, with a surprising No. 1. Then, Rittenberg and Haney teamed up for one comprehensive list, with several Group of 5 gigs ranking higher than you may have expected.
But the job ranking stories were just two Insider pieces from this week.
Here are five more, in case you missed 'em.
FSU is two years removed from a national title and it followed that with a trip to the playoff. With Dalvin Cook returning and a stockpile of talent, the Noles could be poised for a big 2016.
Believe it or not, KC Joyner writes, the Tigers may have a better shot at sweeping through this year's College Football Playoff.
Head coach Dabo Swinney has the Tigers in prime position to land yet another strong blue-chip class in 2017.
Can Pac-12 schools keep their own prospects? Or will 2017 be another year when outside schools swipe California's finest?
The names may be unfamiliar now, but they won't be for long -- a look at the lesser-known future stars who are rapidly moving up the recruiting ladder.