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January 12, 2007
Top 10 Storylines to look for in 2007
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The 2007 college football season is less than eight months away. Though it will be hard-pressed to equal the '06 campaign for suspense, surprises and zaniness in general, there are already several interesting storylines to watch.
No less than 21 Division I-A programs will have new head coaches, including one that has thrown the already outrageous salary structure completely out of kilter. Finding out which programs made wise investments and which wasted money is always a hot topic.
Upstart programs like Boise State, Hawaii, Kentucky and Rutgers will try to build on last season's surprising success. Powerhouses like Florida State, Nebraska and Miami seek returns to prominence.
Will Arkansas RB Darren McFadden win the Heisman Trophy? If not, will Rutgers RB Ray Rice or West Virginia RB Steve Slaton or Michigan RB Mike Hart or Louisville QB Brian Brohm. That is, if he doesn't opt for the NFL Draft.
Who will play quarterback at Oklahoma? Who will play quarterback at Notre Dame? Can Kentucky, which already knows Andre' Woodson is its quarterback, win bowl games in consecutive years for the first time since the 1950-51 seasons?
Will Southern Cal keep winning despite all its losses?
Those are just a few of the storylines that lie ahead 2007. Here's an alphabetical look at 10 of the most intriguing programs to keep tabs on next season: