SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) The rankings say Notre Dame is No. 1 going into the BCS championship against Alabama.
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) Joe Philbin cracked a few smiles Monday while critiquing the Miami Dolphins' latest game, his mood buoyed by one of the most successful weekends yet for the first-year coach.
Ballot and comments from AP Pro 32 panel voter Clifton Brown of Sporting News:
CLIFTON BROWN (Sporting News)
NEW YORK (AP) Comments on the Miami Dolphins by the AP Pro32 panel (ranking in parentheses):
MIAMI DOLPHINS (20)
Chris Berman (ESPN, 24) - A big step backwards.