The 2010 NCAA football season is almost here. Preseason rankings have some schools seeing red (well, crimson) at the top of the list once again.
But some teams are determined to oust the Alabama Crimson Tide from the No. 1 spot and earn their school's first national title.
Albeit the powerhouses in the SEC, Big 12, Pac-10, and Big Ten are perennially given the opportunities to win a national championship (given their demanding schedules), some teams may shock everyone and win the BCS Championship this year, or at least in the near future.
Other teams, however, do belong to said powerhouse conferences, but have never won a national championship.
The following is an examination of five teams that do not have national titles to their names, but could win a national title if the stars are aligned just right in 2010.