* Steve Ellis isn't the only one calling for the end of the Bowden era, as Jim Smith, a prominent alum and trustees chair, was quite outspoken about it.
*Georgia Tech might have won, but coach Paul Johnson is still looking for improvement.
*The fact that Maryland coach Ralph Friedgen feels the need to tell everyone he's a well-respected coach who can find another job if Maryland doesn't want him doesn't exactly send a message of job security.
*There's "something special brewing" in Chestnut Hill. Can the Eagles take it to Blacksburg?
*Is it time for Air Tyrod?
*Miami seems capable of making it to a BCS bowl game -- an impressive accomplishment considering they haven't even won a bowl game yet under coach Randy Shannon and have only been to one.
*NC State has reasons for hope, but it's off to a rocky start against FBS opponents.