For Georgia and Michigan, Week 2 was about taking care of business against a difficult opponent at home. For Texas and USC, the second game of the season was about torturing message-board servers and creating a bigger picture that could prove to be larger than an extra tally in the loss column.
It’s early, no question, but this bigger picture has an appetite, and it’s going to feast at some point. Maybe not now, but Week 2's ultimate impact will likely be felt sometime in the future.
Elsewhere, a lineman scored a touchdown on a hook-and-lateral. I repeat, a lineman scored a touchdown on a hook-and-lateral. Also, LSU wideout Odell Beckham Jr. housed a missed field goal with relative ease, and Eminem and Brent Musburger passed along gambling tips in one of the oddest live television moments ever created.
And here’s what I loved and hated in Week 2.