USC travels to Notre Dame Stadium for a Saturday night showdown in what is one of the nation's top rivalries. Both teams are 4-2 and unranked, but the Trojans appeared to have been granted a new lease on life under interim coach Ed Orgeron, as they topped Arizona in their first game without Lane Kiffin in charge.
about 469 days ago | Matt Fortuna and Ted Miller | USC Trojans
I labored to put these links together. Get it? Get it? Enjoy the holiday. The Big Ten had an underwehlming Week 1 showing, Scott Dochterman writes. Tom Dienhart recaps Week 1 here and here and updates his B1G power rankings.
about 513 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
Notre Dame's biggest rival is USC. Michigan's is Ohio State. Neither is debatable. But the Irish and the Wolverines are two of the three winningest programs in college football history, a pair of Midwestern powers whose annual clashes have, especially as of late, turned in some of the most exciting early-season finishes in college football.
about 514 days ago | Matt Fortuna | Michigan Wolverines
Johnny Manziel's autograph problems didn't stop Associated Press poll voters from signing their name next to Texas A&M. The Aggies came in at No. 7 in the preseason AP Poll released Saturday, just one spot below their place in the preseason coaches' poll, which came out days before ESPN's "Outside the Lines" reported that the NCAA is investigating whether Manziel was paid for autographing photos and memorabilia in January.
about 528 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Texas A&M Aggies
ESPN 150 receiver Sebastian LaRue has been to College Station, Texas, before. The 5-foot-11, 185-pound four-star prospect, a former USC commit, visited Texas A&M unofficially well before the 2012 season began.
about 738 days ago | Sam Khan Jr. | NCF On The Trail