Here is the weekend mailbag, which looks at which teams have legit BCS title hopes, the prospects of Johnny Manziel, Penn State and Cincinnati as well as the college football world's view of 'advanced' stats.
Attempting to prove he's well on his way to recovering from the torn ACL suffered on Nov. 24, Florida State pass rusher Cornellius 'Tank' Carradine worked out for scouts on Saturday. He was clocked at 4.93 seconds in the 40-yard dash, according to a high-ranking league source.
The NFL has concluded its investigation into questions asked of prospects at the Indianapolis scouting combine. The league said no team acted improperly, but it has reiterated to teams what they can and cannot ask prospects.
There may be no more polarizing player in the 2013 NFL draft than the Southern Cal signal-caller. Find out why Dane Brugler thinks Barkley is a mid-second round talent and why Rob Rang is convinced the former Trojan will wind up a top 10 pick.
Houston cornerback D.J. Hayden nearly died in November after a freak hit in practice tore a vein in his heart. He sure looked healthy Monday, however, clocking in with an unofficial time of 4.33 in the 40-yard dash before tweaking his hamstring.