With every week, college football sees the rise and fall of BCS National Championship contenders.
In Week 6, two BCS hopefuls in the Top 10 made strong cases in the race for the crystal football.
Meanwhile, another appears to have fallen off after a wave of physical misfortune came its way.
With eight undefeated teams still hanging on in the Top 10 and numerous one-loss hopefuls not far behind, the race for a berth in the 2014 BCS title game at the Rose Bowl is shaping up to be one of the most thrilling in recent years.
Of all the nation's best teams, which have the best shot at actually playing for a BCS ring?
Note: Rankings are based on the Week 7 USA Today Coaches Poll.