College football season is back! The tailgating and face painting can begin!
As the battle for the Heisman Trophy warms up and the main races and rivalries take center stage, it's time to add to the hype with the 2009 Herbie Awards! For the ninth year in a row, ESPN "College GameDay" analyst Kirk Herbstreit has awarded his preseason favorites in a variety of categories.
SportsNation, we want your take on the Herbies! Do you agree with the picks? Would you take Jahvid Best over Jonathan Dwyer as the best running back? Will LSU step up to its true potential? Which team will rise to the challenge and which will fall short? Below are Herbstreit's finalists in nine categories. Cast your votes now!