A college football head coach has to make many decisions, none of which has quite the lasting effect on a team's fortunes than choosing a quarterback does.
The appropriate guy under center means an offense that hums along merrily, scoring more often than not and helping the team win games.
The wrong quarterback leading a team can be disastrous.
The head coaches listed here must make major decisions regarding their starting quarterbacks in 2013, decisions that will impact not just the team's immediate future, but also the future of each coach's career.
The wrong choice will leave these coaches struggling to be successful during the 2013 season, and possibly beyond.