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NO. 3 LSU at NO. 25 MISSISSIPPI ST.
What we've learned about the Tigers: This is a focused team. A week after beating Oregon, LSU suffered no letdown against Northwestern State in a 49--3 win.
What we've learned about the Bulldogs: Though they lost a heartbreaker to Auburn, quarterback Chris Relf did a credible Cam Newton imitation, passing for 195 yards and running for 106.
What it all means on Thursday: The outcome will hinge on one question: Can the Tigers' D contain Relf? The answer is, in a word, yes.
NO. 1 OKLAHOMA at NO. 5 FLORIDA ST.
What we've learned about the Sooners: The O-line didn't give up a sack of Landry Jones (left) in the season-opener against Tulsa two weeks ago but it will be tested in Tallahassee.
What we've learned about the Seminoles: The defense was spectacular, as expected, against Charleston Southern, which didn't get a first down until the third quarter in Florida State's 62--10 blowout.
What it all means on Saturday: Oklahoma controls the line of scrimmage and wins.
NO. 21 AUBURN at CLEMSON
What we've learned about Auburn: Without Barrett Trotter and his accurate arm (71.7% completion rate), the 2--0 Tigers could easily be 0--2.