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CFB Barometer: Who's Up, Who's Down Week 1

Daniel Kennedy

Daniel Kennedy

Kennedy covers college football and college basketball for RotoWire. A veteran reporter, Kennedy has covered sports for various newspapers in the Southeast.

The college football season begins with a bang this week with several premier matchups littering the Week 1 schedule. North Carolina squares off against South Carolina to kick off the season Thursday in Columbia. Two more clashes between the SEC and ACC highlight Saturday's slate, with Virginia Tech taking on No. 1 Alabama and Clemson tussling with Georgia in the nightcap. Among the game's brightest stars, these games will feature Heisman hopefuls Jadeveon Clowney and Tajh Boyd, as well as Aaron Murray, A.J. McCarron and Sammy Watkins.

With that in mind, let's look at players who could be - and are already - making headlines this season in the first edition of College Football Barometer.


Trevor Knight, QB, Oklahoma -
Knight upstaged junior Blake Bell to secure the Sooners' starting quarterback position, allowing coach Bob Stoops to open up the playbook this season. The departure of Landry Jones affords Knight, a redshirt ...

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