Don't read too much into BCS this time of year
Even with one loss, the LSU Tigers remain in control of their destiny in the SEC West, writes Kirk Herbstreit.
However, it will take a nearly perfect game for the Eagles to win in Blacksburg. Virginia Tech rallies around an opponent's mistakes and scores in bunches. If a visiting team makes any mistake at all (a turnover or a blocked punt), Lane Stadium turns into an absolute madhouse, and that's where things typically start to unravel for the visitor. Coach Tom O'Brien's team is fundamentally sound, so I'm excited to see how the Eagles execute against a Hokies team that thrives on forcing mistakes.
To continue reading this article you must be an Insider
We see that you are not an ESPN Insider. Upgrade today and gain access to our exclusive coverage.
MORE COLLEGE FOOTBALL HEADLINES
- Brown says he is not stepping down at UT
- Four QBs, two RBs named Heisman finalists
- Wake Forest hires coach Clawson of BGSU
- Michigan St.'s Narduzzi wins Broyles Award