Think back to last April. Did you know who Jameis Winston, Nick Marshall or Bryce Petty were? Maybe if you were deep in the woods of college football you did, but generally speaking, they were unknowns.
It's the beauty of college football—something or someone new surprises us each and every year. Whether it was Auburn playing for a national title just one season removed from a losing record or a redshirt freshman winning the Heisman Trophy—you never know what college football has in store.
However, one thing remains a constant, and that's that quarterback is the most scrutinized position in sports.
With Johnny Manziel, Derek Carr and countless other big names off to the NFL this season, it means a new crop must arrive.
Let's explore 10 names who have the potential to become national stars in 2014.
*All 2013 stats courtesy CFBStats.com.