At No. 5 in the rankings, the Louisville Cardinals were right where they needed to be. That is, until Houston pulled off the upset in a dominating 36-10 win.
Every year in college football, there are teams that are destined to go one to great success. Sometimes, though, these teams will have to go through each other to achieve their expected success. While there are many different things that can happen between now and when those teams meet, like injuries and coaching changes, it is still intriguing to analyze possible matchups between teams with the highest football rankings.