After weeks of upsets, predictability prevails among college football’s powers

It can’t be yank-your-hair-out every week.

Sometimes, instead of preposterous, you get predictable.
A day before the first release of the Bowl Championship Series standings, a big, giant status quo yawn party broke out.
Every top-10 team that played Saturday won. No. 5 Florida had an open date; No. 9 Brigham Young lost Thursday.
The schools projected to debut in the top five of the BCS standings — Texas, Alabama, Penn State, USC and Oklahoma — all made their consideration cases, while several others held on to their precious outside-looking-in hopes.

latimes.com
10/19/08