College Football Week 12 featured the usual dose of upsets, thrilling finishes and statement wins.
But for all of the good, there were also plenty of reasons to make you wonder why you had just spent another Saturday snuggling with the remote
The most puzzling aspect of the weekend was the hype assigned to a pair of meaningless football games played at historic baseball venues.
ESPN brought Gameday to Clark and Addison to help celebrate the epic Illinois-Northwestern clash.
Notre Dame and Army eventually took the field at Yankee Stadium after a 45 minute ceremony that seemed to be more about the Irish's tradition than any aspect of patriotism.
Meanwhile, the BCS debate rages on.
Boise State survived another daunting task this week heading into Friday's trip to Nevada, where the Broncos will actually face an opponent capable of scoring some points.
Here's a look at the bad, the baffling and the ugly from College Football Week 12.