The SEC and ACC title games both have national title implications as No. 1 Florida State looks to stay unbeaten, Auburn and Missouri try to complete massive turnarounds and Ohio State will try to stay in the national championship hunt.
Texas still has a solid stable of running backs without Johnathan Gray but, with David Ash out for the year and Case McCoy coming off a three-interception effort in the Longhorns' last game, Texas Tech has the clear edge at quarterback.
As Jameis Winston's murky legal situation plays out, the Florida State phenom keeps a loose hold on the title of Heisman favorite while Ka'Deem Carey and A.J. McCarron are among the other contenders that also have a shot.