In the world of college football, there is no room for failure. Even one loss keeps you from contention for the National Championship.
While any given player can have a great year, it can all slip through their fingers with one bad throw, one missed catch or one blown coverage.
This isn't the ultimate failure, though, because there are plenty of Bowl games to play in. However, some Bowl games have significantly less prominence than others, and whether you win them or not, it still isn't that great of an accomplishment.
In 2010, there were plenty of great college athletes that were either in the spotlight and came up short, or were kept out of the spotlight but deserved better.
Here are five college football players that will rebound to have a good year in 2011.