My 2006 college football predictions proved to be so prophetic that my editors asked me to look into the crystal ball once again.
Here's some of what I told you would happen during the 2006 season:
I predicted Miami would struggle and end up playing in the Champs Sports Bowl. Hurricanes fans told me I was dead wrong. They were right -- the Hurricanes beat Nevada 21-20 in the lesser MPC Computers Bowl in Boise, Idaho. I told you Auburn would finish unbeaten and play in the BCS ...
Whether it is a team trying to remain or return to the top or a player stepping into a starting role or coming back from an injury, each new season brings a new set of challenges. With spring practice right around the corner, ESPN.com takes a look at what's next for 10 programs, players or conferences that have something to prove in 2007.