Upsets are fun—well, except when they happen to your team. There’s nothing quite like watching the underdog whip the pants off the big established power. Think Michigan vs. Appalachian State in 2007 or Stanford vs. USC, also in 2007.
Upsets shake up the landscape of college football and cause movement in the top 25.
Upsets can happen at any time. We all may have ruled out Auburn as a repeat for the national championship, but that doesn’t mean they can’t play spoiler to Alabama.
Oregon is largely expected to storm through the Pac-12 on its way to a BCS bowl, but what if Cal or USC or Oregon State pulls off an upset?
Let’s take a look at what could be the biggest upsets of the 2011 college football season, starting with two very amusing situations.