With the college football season literally just weeks away from kicking off, it is time to start looking at the who's who for the 2010 season.
There is always a handful of teams each year that can be considered contenders and quite a few more pretenders.
This list, though, is compromised of 10 teams who may very well surprise in 2010, but realistically on paper perhaps are still a year or more away.
Of course, anything is possible. Like the Oscars, to have your name mentioned in this category isn't a bad thing; it's an honor—well, maybe.