Baylor and Minnesota went from unranked to conference title contenders in 2019.
Joe Burrow went from middle-of-the-pack quarterback to Heisman Trophy winner. In 2020, what teams and players have a chance to be the next Baylor or Burrow?
On the latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast, USA Todayâ€™s Paul Myerberg joins APâ€™s Ralph Russo to talk about potentially surprising players and Heisman Trophy candidates not name Trevor Lawrence or Justin Fields.
In the Big Ten, could Northwestern bounce back in the West with a new transfer quarterback? Could Pittsburgh be in position to contend in the Atlantic Coast Conference’s wide-open Coastal Division?
Also, there are lots of encouraging signs college football will start on time, but the coronavirus is likely to make this a most unusual season.
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