'Noles, 'Horns looking for love

Florida State should shut the Irish down cold. Plus, Oklahoma will roll, but we're staying away from Texas.

Updated: October 30, 2003, 2:59 PM ET
By By Rich Podolsky | Special to ESPN Insider
Redemption is the theme here this week, with Florida State and Texas, specifically, looking to make up for poor efforts in spotlight games earlier this year. We feel FSU will put their Miami debacle behind them in a big way, but we're passing on Texas and will explain below.

Besides FSU, we also like Georgia, which is looking to avenge a string of losses to Florida, and Oklahoma, which will be out for blood after losing two straight to Ok State.