|What's hot, not for college football '02|
By Dan Shanoff
Page 2 columnist
Entering a new season, there may be no greater thrill for the college football fan than to be prepared with the lowdown on the hottest storylines, names and trends. For sure, you don't want to be caught spouting last season's conventional wisdom at this season's tailgate parties.
Check out the 2002 college football season "What's Hot, What's Not" List below, then wade into a local fraternity tailgate, climb aboard your favorite barstool, sidle into a debate among co-workers, or -- in the timeless tradition of the List -- impress your date:
Dan Shanoff is a columnist for Page 2. His "What's Hot, What's Not" trend-spotting list appears Thursdays. Got inside scoop on an up-and-coming trend? Want to declare something passé? Send this glimpse of your hipness to firstname.lastname@example.org.