The 2010 college football season grows closer with each passing week (and couldn't come soon enough). As it stands, we have a good idea as to who the national contenders will be. What individual players will be most relied upon for their team's success and what teams look to steer their conferences this upcoming season.
There are, however, a number of teams who face tough questions and unpredictable situations this season given players lost to injuries, players lost to suspensions or programs as a whole under the NCAA microscope-including conference and national contenders.
How these teams cope with the loss of certain players could ultimately define their success in 2010. Here is an early look at which teams face the task of filling the void.