Early this season, the Colts defense was every bit the long-term project everyone thought it would be. Right now, they’re one of the best units in football, and Indy’s first-year defensive coordinator is having as good a debut season as any new coordinator hire of the past decade. The eight teams looking for a head coach should all check in with Eberflus.
Clemson has played Alabama more often than six teams in its own conferenece over the past four years. To the Tigers' seniors, playing the Crimson Tide has become a personal benchmark of sustained success.