Conference play is in full swing; cupcake opponents (for the most part) are a thing of the past, pitting the nation's top players against quality competition.
For some, this is just semantics. No matter the competition, they continue to roll as if they're playing in the FCS.
But for others, once the game gets tougher, the production starts to dip. Perhaps they were just products of circumstance in earlier weeks and years.
Here's a look at some of both.