While some teams may not have a legitimate All-American hopeful each year and others might have more than one, there is still one player on every college football team that the coach or rest of the players can turn to in times of need.
Becoming an All-American is no easy task, but every BCS team has a player with the potential to do so.
This slideshow will not necessarily feature the best player on each team or the most important player. It will instead discuss one player from each BCS team with the best chance to become an All-American at his position.
Here is the top All-American hopeful for every BCS team heading into the 2013 season.
*BYU and Notre Dame are included with the teams from BCS conferences