Commentary

What we think, what we know and what we wonder about this season

Originally Published: January 6, 2009
By Doug Gottlieb | ESPN.com

Every year, we turn the corner on football and try to figure out our bearings. If you are reading this, there is a very good chance you have perused ESPN.com a time or two and know the stories and the scores.

In a stream of consciousness sort of way, I went through the big six conferences (or BCS conferences for those of you still in football mode) and jotted down the thoughts that I believe are on the minds of most coaches, fans and players in these leagues.