The best game: Florida State over Miami.
The coach I wish I was: Baylor’s Dave Aranda.
The coach I wouldn’t want to be: Texas’ Steve Sarkisian.
The team that impressed: Ohio State.
The defensive slugfest: Arkansas over LSU.
The offensive shootout: Wake Forest over NC State.
The team that disappointed: Texas A&M.
The Heisman favorite: Ole Miss’ Matt Corral.
The best conference: SEC.
The worst conference: Big 12.
The best team: Georgia.
The underrated coach: Oklahoma State’s Mike Gundy.
The overrated coach: Oklahoma’s Lincoln Riley.
The underrated player: Wake Forest’s Sam Hartman.
The breakout performance: Mississippi State’s Will Rogers six touchdown passes.
The biggest upset: Kansas over Texas.
The upset no one saw coming: Texas Tech over Iowa State.
The team that wants to hit the reset button: Northwestern.
The blowout everyone predicted: Alabama over New Mexico State.
The underrated team: Notre Dame.
The overrated team: Auburn.
The feel-good story: Oregon State bowl eligible for the first time since 2013.
The horror show: Texas’ five-game losing streak.
The must-see game in week 12: Michigan State at Ohio State.
The team nobody’s talking about: Oklahoma State.
The team with an elite offense: Ohio State.
The team with an elite defense: Georgia.
The team that was desperate for a win: Kansas.
The surprising blowout: Rutgers over Indiana.
The surprising close game: Florida over Samford.
The best comeback game: Mississippi State over Auburn.
The defense that got exposed: Oklahoma.
The coach with the most to prove: Penn State’s James Franklin.
The dangerous Group of Five team: Cincinnati.
Cool in the clutch: Michigan’s Cade McNamara.
Give that coach a raise: Utah’s Kyle Whittingham.
Man, they’re good: Michigan.
Wow, they’re bad: Texas.