As college football fans prepare for the long offseason that awaits them, it seems like those beautiful images of crisp fall Saturdays spent watching their favorite teams and players are light-years away.
Soon enough, however, spring ball will arrive, and everyone will begin counting down the days until opening weekend.
The 2013 college football season is certainly shaping up to be one of the most interesting and unpredictable seasons that we’ve seen in years.
Many of the top teams in the country have been affected by the record number of underclassmen who have chosen to declare for the 2013 NFL draft.
Most of the biggest stars from this past season may be headed to the pros. Still, there are plenty of terrific returning players to get excited about.
Here’s an early look at college football’s top 200 impact players for the 2013 season.