Pac-10 and Notre Dame Headline College Football's Most Overrated in 2009

Bill RatkusContributor IJune 20, 2009

Pac-10 and Notre Dame Headline College Football's Most Overrated in 2009

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    NEW ORLEANS - JANUARY 07:  The Coaches' Trophy is displayed before the Ohio State Buckeyes take on the Louisiana State University Tigers in the AllState BCS National Championship on January 7, 2008 at the Louisiana Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (P

Most Overrated Conference: The Pac-10

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Most Overrated BCS Team: Notre Dame

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    LOS ANGELES - NOVEMBER 29:  Quarterback Jimmy Clausen #7 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish moves back to pass the ball during the game against the USC Trojans at the Memorial Coliseum on November 29, 2008 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by: Jeff Gross/G

Most Overrated Non-BCS Team: Boise State

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    BOISE , ID - SEPTEMBER 13:  Kellen Moore #11 of the Boise State Broncos thorws the ball against the Bowling Green Falcons at Bronco Stadium on September 13, 2008 in Boise, Idaho.  (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Most Overrated Homefield Advantage: The Big House

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    ANN ARBOR, MI - OCTOBER 25:  Fans of the Michigan Wolverines cheer from the stands during the game against the Michigan State Spartans on October 25, 2008 at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Michigan State won the game 35-21. (Photo by Gregory Sha

Most Overrated Coach: Kirk Ferentz

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    TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 01:  Iowa Hawkeyes head coach Kirk Ferentz is seen during the game against the South Carolina Gamecocks during the Outback Bowl on January 1, 2009 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Most Overrated Coordinator: Norm Chow

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    PASADENA, CA - SEPTEMBER 20:  Offensive Coordinatorm Norm Chow of the UCLA Bruins watches warm ups before the college football game against the Arizona Wildcats at the Rose Bowl on September 13, 2008 in Pasadena, California. The Wildcats defeated the Brui

Most Overrated Quarterback: Matt Grothe

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    TAMPA, FL - OCTOBER 2: Quarterback Matt Grothe #8 of the University of South Florida Bulls rushes upfield  against the Pittsburgh Panthers at Raymond James Stadium on October 2, 2008 in Tampa, Florida.  (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Most Overrated Runningback: Ryan Williams

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Most Overrated SEC Team: Ole Miss

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    DALLAS - JANUARY 02:  Head coach Houston Nutt talks with Jevan Snead #4 of the Mississippi Rebels between downs against the Texas Tech Red Raiders during the AT&T Cotton Bowl on January 2, 2009 at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martin

Most Overrated Heisman Contender: Terrelle Pryor

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    COLUMBUS, OH - NOVEMBER 22:  Quarterback Terrelle Pryor #2 of the Ohio State Buckeyes moves to pass the ball during the Big Ten Conference game against the Michigan Wolverines at Ohio Stadium on November 22, 2008 in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/G