The most pressing questions heading into the 2020 college football season was whether the season would start at all and, if it did, would it be able to finish.
DeVonta Smith ran into the end zone at Hard Rock Stadium untouched — again — and pointed his right index finger toward the sky.
There was a point in August where having a season appeared to be greatly at risk, let alone reaching the College Football Playoff national championship game.
Few people in college athletics believe in a second, third, fourth or 9,999th chance more than Texas athletic director Chris Del Conte, and the one he granted Steve Sarkisian will be the chance that defines his tenure in Austin.
On Monday, the Big Ten canceled this week's Northwestern-Minnesota game. By not playing, Northwestern essentially clinches the Big Ten West. We could spend several sentences explaining, but we'll settle for this: It's 2020.
Alabama coach Nick Saban tested positive for COVID-19 and likely will miss the Crimson Tide's game against Georgia this weekend. The Alabama athletic department confirmed the news in an email it sent throughout the SEC on Wednesday. Saban will be re-tested immediately to confirm the results. Otherwise, he'll continue to work from home, which he said he began doing Wednesday afternoon. SEC ...