HOUSTON (CBS-Houston) – Former Houston Oiler and Notre Dame All-American, Allen Pinkett, who currently serves as Color Analyst next to Don Criqui in the radio booth during Notre Dame football broadcasts, says the Fighting Irish have a chance. The No.5 Irish travel to Tallahassee to face a talented, but troubled, Jameis Winston and the No.2 Florida State Seminoles. Pinkett delivers several reasons why. He also delivers his strong opinion on Winston’s controversial response to Bo Jackson’s father-like advice.

Meanwhile, there are several intriguing matchups in college football this weekend that could affect the College Football Committee’s rankings which will be released on October 28th.

What are your thoughts about the college football season and which teams do you believe will rise to the occasion this weekend. Also, we discuss the Heisman hopefuls and which players have a chance to increase their stock this weekend.

We also look locally as Rice has the weekend off. However, the University of Houston faces Temple. The Southland conference has a key matchup in Lake Charles, Louisiana as Abilene Christian hits the road to face McNeese State. We discuss.

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