Forty names, games, teams and minutiae making news in college football, where condolences are in order for the state of Mississippi, which has interesting coaches G bad teams:

UNDEFEATED … FOR HOW LONG?

At present, there are 10 undefeated teams that have played three or more games. Undefeated is good. The College Football Playoff selection committee and the Top 25 voters love undefeated.

Now here’s the big question: How long will these 10 unbeatens remain unbeaten? A maximum of seven of them can run the regular-season table, although the actual number will be much smaller than that. Let’s break it down.