Utah's Whittingham claims top spot in non-BCS coaching rankings
They may not be in the same income bracket as their "Big Six" brethren, but many non-"Big Six" coaches can stand shoulder to shoulder with heavyweights such as Oklahoma's
The Utes finished No. 2 in the final polls, but some felt they deserved at least a share of the national championship. The snub didn't hurt Whittingham's reputation, though.
Ranking the non-Big Six coaches: