Jameis Winston #5 of the Florida State Seminoles
The Bowl Championship Series is headed for a big finish in the final title game before the new playoff format begins next year. No. 1 Florida State, undefeated and rarely challenged this season, takes on Auburn, which went from unranked to unreal. Fresh off the miracle plays that shocked Georgia and Alabama, the second-ranked Tigers (12-1) amassed 545 rushing yards against Missouri to win the Southeastern Conference Championship game, with Tre Mason accounting for 304 yards.
Kirk Herbstreit, Eminem, Brent Musberger
Eminem was an unlikely guest on ESPN during halftime of the Notre Dame-Michigan college football game this weekend, and his interview with Brent Musburger and Kirk Herbstreit left many viewers wondering if the rapper is back on drugs.
Here we go again... No. 1 LSU and No. 2 Alabama clash for the second time this season in the BCS Championship Game and familiarity breeds "hopefully offense," says Kirk Herbstreit, who will call tonight's game (8:30/7:30c, ESPN).
Both teams "were a little bit cautious," Herbstreit says, when they met on Nov. 5 in Tuscaloosa, Ala., with LSU winning 9-6 in overtime ...
Kirk Herbstreit, College GameDay
The 2007 college football season kicks off this weekend, and College GameDay analyst Kirk Herbstreit is ready to hit the ground running. Since joining ESPN in 1995, Herbstreit has become one of the network's foremost gridiron commentators thanks in large part to his work with GameDay cohorts Chris Fowler and Lee Corso. Adding to his playbook, Herbie also took over analyst duties last season for ABC's Saturday Night Football. TVGuide.com spoke with the Centerville, Ohio, native as he prepped for GameDay's opening broadcast, airing Saturday at 10am/ET, from Blacksburg, Virginia.
TVGuide.com: Between GameDay and the ABC Saturday Night broadcasts, you're a pretty busy guy. Give me an idea of what your standard autumn weekend is like.Kirk Herbstreit: It really goes