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These few guys were pretty darn good in Week 5 but weren't quite good enough to sneak their way into the lower rungs of the Top 25. Nevertheless, they're next up on the waiting list, so a slip-up here, an interception there—who knows?
Nathan Scheelhaase, Illinois: 21-of-32 for 392 yards, three touchdowns and an interception, with 20 rushes for 35 yards and a touchdown, in an 18-point comeback victory over Northwestern.
1,028 yards, seven touchdowns and three interceptions on 69.4 percent pass completions; 76 carries for 259 yards and three touchdowns in 2011
Tyler Tettleton, Ohio: 28-of-42 for 276 yards and two touchdowns in a 17-10 win over Kent State.
1,192 yards, 12 touchdowns and an interception on 63.5 percent pass completions; 41 carries for 102 yards and three touchdowns in 2011
Dominique Davis, East Carolina: 41-of-58 for 417 yards, two touchdowns and two interceptions in a 35-20 loss to North Carolina.
1,165 yards, nine touchdowns and seven interceptions on 68.6 percent pass completions in 2011
Johnny McEntee, Connecticut: 22-of-39 for 300 yards and four touchdowns in a 38-31 loss to Western Michigan.
913 yards, six touchdowns and four interceptions on 50.4 percent pass completions in 2011
J.J. McDermott, Southern Methodist: 23-of-45 for 349, four touchdowns and an interception in a 40-33 overtime victory over Texas Christian
1,482 yards, eight touchdowns and four interceptions on 57.7 percent pass completions in 2011
Ryan Radcliff, Central Michigan: 17-of-28 for 387 yards and four touchdowns in a 48-41 win over Northern Illinois.
1,152 yards, eight touchdowns and six interceptions on 52.1 percent pass completions in 2011
Matt Christian, New Mexico State: 16-of-27 for 296 yards and four touchdowns, with 15 carries for 101 yards and a touchdown in a 42-28 trouncing of New Mexico.
534 yards, five touchdowns and one interception on 60 percent pass completions; 28 carries for 159 yards and two touchdowns in 2011