CAROLINA CRISIS: THIS IS BIGGER THAN YOU By Michael...
2012 STIFF-ARM COLLEGE FOOTBALL POLL
NORTH CAROLINA (BASN)–
With no Honey Badger, the Bayou Bengals might struggle in the SEC.
The Ducks will still ruffling a few feathers in college football, especially with an array of new uniforms.
Quarterback Matt Barkley set a conference record by throwing 39 touchdown passes in 2011.
The Sooners QB Landry Jones passed for 29 TDs and 4,463 last season.
6. South Carolina
Junior running back Marcus Lattimore should be back in Heisman form this year running the rock in between tackles for the GameCocks.
The Wolverines face the defending national champs, the Alabama Crimson Tide on Sept.1 in Arlington, Texas.
Linebacker Jarvis Jones led the SEC in sacks last year.
The Badgers are preparing for their third consecutive Rose Bowl appearance.
The Tigers’ WR Sammy Watkins scored 13 touchdowns as a freshman.
11. Virginia Tech
12. Florida State
14. Norte Dame
I still believe in the Irish even if there is not gold at the end of the rainbow.
15. Michigan State
16. Oklahoma State
For the last three years, the Cowboys have posted the best record in the Big 12 with a (20-5) record.
18. West Virginia
Quarterback Geno Smith threw for 4,385 yards, which was fourth best in FBS last season.
20. Boise State
There is no Kellen Moore at quarterback this season. As a result, the Broncos may have some problem scoring.