Biggest game: Appalachian State at Georgia Southern, Oct. 27
Player to always watch: Southern's Favian Upshaw is jaw-droppingly fast and a former elite high jumper ... and he's a QB.
Team nobody wants to play: Georgia State
Coach who really needs wins: Everybody should be fine, but South Alabama's Joey Jones is probably the closest, if something goes really wrong.
Don't be surprised if ... Arkansas State wins this thing for the fifth time in six years
The Mountaineers are making this FBS thing look awfully easy.
The Sun Belt favorite? An October gauntlet will answer that.
The Panthers' first-ever bowl run was totally stunning. Now what?
The Vandals making a bowl in their last FBS season would be cool. Read why it could happen.
USA football is off the ground, but keeping it aloft will be tricky.
NMSU is fighting for its future and entering Year 4 of a rebuild. The time is now.