In football, there is always one person who stands out as the most capable, most talented and/or the most enthusiastic of the whole bunch. This guy is your team leader, and you build the team around him.
While some teams can choose from among the best recruits in the nation, others are simply choosing the best available person at the time. Sometimes, they end up with a Jordan Lynch.
Each team has an offensive MVP and an offensive centerpiece. Those are two different things. The offensive centerpiece is usually given a responsibility that cannot be duplicated. If the centerpiece fails, the whole Thanksgiving dinner is ruined.
The following 124 slides contain the offensive centerpiece of each FBS team, along with his 2012 stats.
*Slideshow presented in reverse alphabetical order by team.
**Stats are from ESPN.com