Often times, college football can be a fickle beast, be it due to injuries, schedule, or inopportune turnovers. Even the best teams can't quite get it done.
Just last year, we saw the defending champions from Alabama (with a loaded team) 'falter' with a 3-loss season. The team even blew a 24-0 lead and lost to their hated in-state rivals in their own stadium.
My oh my, how painful the greatest sport on the planet can be.
Should we expect anything less out of the 2011 season in college football?
Joy and heartbreak will riddle each and every week this year, just like it has in each and every week in years past.
So as we all look forward to the joyous preseason in which we all believe that all things will fall into place for our teams, I bring you the 10 teams that won't live up to their preseason hype.