LaMichael James and Darron Thomas will be back for the Oregon Ducks. Under coach Chip Kelly, Oregon will try to reach the BCS National Championship game again. They'll utilize their fast-paced, explosive offense to try to go undefeated in the regular season for the second straight year.
But, there will be plenty of obstacles in their path.
The Ducks have one of the toughest schedules in college football in 2011.
How will they handle the pressure of trying to repeat their magical 2010 season? It remains to be seen, but I'm excited to watch it.
Oregon, however, doesn't have the No. 1 toughest schedule of 2011.
Who has that honor?
Here's a look at which teams have the toughest schedules for the 2011 college football season.