Who's laughing now, Steve Spurrier? After Florida lost to Georgia, the Citrus Bowl became the winter home of the Gators, not of the Volunteers. Unless, of course, Florida slips to the Outback Bowl.
2. ALLEN ROSSUM
The Notre Dame cornerback stayed out of the downfield scrum on Navy's game-ending Hail Mary pass last Saturday and pushed Middies slotback Pat McGrew out-of-bounds three feet short of a touchdown, preserving the Irish's 21-17 victory.
3. ROB THEIN
The second-string Iowa fullback matched his previous 1997 output by scoring three touchdowns—two receiving, one rushing—in the Hawkeyes' 35-17 defeat of Purdue.
1. AUBURN'S GROUND GAME
The Tigers finished with minus-three yards rushing in a 20-0 loss to Mississippi State, the first shutout they've suffered in five seasons under coach Terry Bowden.
2. STANFORD OFFENSE
After committing eight turnovers while opening the season with a 4-1 record, the Cardinal has had 14 over its last three games. You don't have to be a Stanford grad to figure out why the Cardinal, which lost 27-7 to UCLA, is 4-4.
3. ROCKY MOUNTAIN CONFERENCE
Their Oct. 25 game postponed by a blizzard, Colorado Mines and Western State had to play a makeup game on Election Day, sandwiched between games last Saturday and this Saturday.