Getting up early is one of the more unfortunate daily realities. For most of the year, there is nothing better than having the opportunity to sleep in.
But on one day a week each fall, that all changes.
Saturday morning presents the opportunity to usher in the new day with a cold beer, some brats, and plenty of optimism.
The anticipation of another entertaining battle on the gridiron and plenty of fun at the tailgates is enough to lure eight-year seniors out of bed.
Here's a look at 25 of the best tailgates throughout college football.