All eyes will be on College Station, Texas as the Alabama Crimson Tide and Texas A&M Aggies battle for positioning in the Southeastern Conference and BCS championship race.
However, caught up in the Alabama-A&M hoopla is a full Saturday of intriguing matchups.
Two of the most intense in-state college rivalries may not carry the pregame suspense, but could end up as two of the better games of the day.
Meanwhile, a pair of Atlantic Coast Conference foes will begin conference play on a day that also features a number of interesting rematches and coaching battles.
Note: All rankings based on the Week 3 AP Top 25.