5-at-10: College football, Mocs defensive challenge, short on Johnny Football, Rushmore of bad Heisman

Lane Kiffin

Gang, mailbag.

You know the drill. We also will release our college football bowl contest on Friday, so there's that, too.

From the "Talks too much" studios, as we kick off our new-look website, remember we got our name by sharing five topics at 10 a.m. — The 5-at-10 — so there's that.

College football hodgepodge

OK, we had a few things to share and while they are casually connected, they are not one big topic.

Let's start here: A decade ago, who would have ever believed it would be this difficult for Michigan to find a coach. Former NFL exec Gil Brandt said on Twitter that he heard David Cutcliffe was offered the job and turned it down. Yep, we have arrived at the bizzaro world of college football where Michigan can't wrestle away Duke's coach.