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Recent history hasn't been kind to Nittany Lions in Columbus

Originally Published: October 23, 2008
By Chris Fowler | ESPN.com

What's the biggest story of this college football season so far?

I've been getting that question recently.

The answer is pretty easy: Teams rising from nowhere to national-title contention in a month and a half.

The symmetrical flip side is that three teams pegged for big things (Auburn, West Virginia, and Clemson) have plummeted from the preseason top 10 to oblivion. None of these teams is receiving a single poll point. This sort of complete collapse is unusual, too. ...

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