There are plenty of questions heading into the 2011 SEC season.
Who will survive the brutal SEC West?
Is the SEC East as weak as it looks on paper?
These questions, and more will be answered by the end of the 2011 campaign, though many teams are playing for much larger goals.
Saving head coaches, playing for the National Championship, and earning national respect are all on the line both in the SEC season, and in the non-conference arena.
Let's take a look at the toughest non-conference schedules in the SEC.