On signing day, Alabama is still No. 1.
Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd passed for 270 yards and three touchdowns and rushed for two more in a season-opening victory over Georgia, confirming Boyd as one of the top Heisman contenders this season.
These are troubling times for Texas and Southern California. Eight seasons after the Longhorns and Trojans played one of the greatest games in college football history for the national championship in the Rose Bowl, they now appear to be in crisis.
Fred Matua, the former Southern California lineman who started at guard on the Trojans’ 2003 and 2004 national championship teams, died Sunday. He was 28.