The first BCS standings come out in another week. The Heisman Trophy ballots aren't due until early December. And most coaches with warmer-than-they'd-like seats are probably safe until the season is over.
But that doesn't mean Week 7 of the 2013 college football season isn't full of players, coaches and teams with big spotlights on them. Pretty much every game scheduled between Thursday evening and late Saturday night has its own set of intrigue and storylines.
Here's just a few of those.