Miami at Virginia Tech
The winner of this game will have the upper hand in the race for the Big East's BCS bid.
Ohio State at Penn State
State College has been Unhappy Valley for the Buckeyes, who have dropped four of their last five there.
Auburn at Georgia
This battle between the hedges could be important enough to require a rematch—three weeks later in the SEC title game.
Ohio State at Michigan
Jim Tressel and the Buckeyes go for their third straight against Big Blue in a game certain to have Big Ten and national title implications.
Jan. 4, 2004
National Championship Game
Sugar Bowl, New Orleans
THE SURFACE AT MICHIGAN STADIUM
The Wolverines spent $620,000 to replace the grass that's been there since '91 with FieldTurf.
JUNIOR CAPTAINS AT TENNESSEE
Michael Mu�oz and Kevin Burnett are the first nonseniors to skipper the Vols in 56 years.
The Ducks will be decked out in a neon-yellow shade called lightning. Striking, we say.
SANFORD STADIUM CAPACITY
Georgia's home grew by 5,500 seats to 90,020. It's now the nation's fifth-largest on-campus venue.