The charismatic 40-year-old led Clemson to a 9--5 mark in his first full season, which included its first trip to the ACC title game and its first bowl win since '05.
Coach on the hot seat
The Fridge has gotten cold, with four losing seasons in the last six years, including 2009 (2--10). With a new AD and president on the way in College Park, the pressure is on to win.
PLAYERS TO WATCH (Top performers from unranked teams)
LT, Boston College, Sr.
A 6'7", 295-pound All-America candidate and biochemistry major, Castonzo allowed just one sack in '09 and has made 41 starts over the past three years.