This list features 10 coaches, players or programs that have the chance to redeem themselves in 2013.
No religious implications here: Simple football redemption is what we speak of, the kind that means a great season and a chance to make difficult memories go away.
For Clemson receiver Sammy Watkins, it means a chance to return to 2011 form.
For Todd Graham, head coach of Arizona State, it means an opportunity to prove he can succeed at the highest level of college football.
2013 is shaping up to be another fantastic football season; watch for these 10 to make a run at redemption in the middle of the excitement.