The holiday season is here. You’re planning trips out of town, stressing over who needs what gift, and even more so of what gifts you may be giving, and in between all of that, sports are still happening. Amongst the Turducken, there is a plentiful amount of hockey, and NBA basketball with the return of stars like LeBron James, Derrick Rose, and Kobe Bryant, as well as NFL football and the ever eventful college football bowl season.
There are few things in life that are guaranteed, with taxes, crazed football fans doing something dumb, and weekly Jordan releases being some. The other lock in life is that the unstable top 25 rankings in college football are guaranteed to be flipped upside down in comparison to late August. It always happens every year. Upsets are bound to go down, and we’ve seen some of the most talented teams of the modern era stumble before the big moments.
The first-ever College Football Playoff is looming large, and by the time the season’s over this list of things that have taken us by surprise could, unsurprisingly, be irrelevant. But from the big names we thought were going to dominate this season to the list of freshmen who came on the scene from out of nowhere and acted like they owned the place, this season has been anything but dull. Here are The 8 Surprises You Didn’t See Coming in College Football This Year. I warn you now, there are sports clichés everywhere.
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