With spring practices beginning around the country, the buildup to the 2011 college football season is in full swing.
However, much of the talk at this point in time is about teams' weaknesses and what they need to work on during spring practice.
But even among the criticism there are plenty of reasons to be optimistic for some of the top teams around the country. Here we examine one reason to be optimistic about each Top 25 team's national championship chances.
Note: The Top 25 rankings came from NationalChamps.net