Top storylines for college football Week 12

14The ones that are big are huge.

Mark Konezny-USA TODAY Sports

Before things heat up next weekend, the level of intrigue surrounding many of the top contenders is pretty stale in college football Week 12.

We’ll get to the reason for that in a minute. But there just aren’t that many big games on the schedule this Saturday. However, the ones that are big are huge.

Despite some big teams hosting small-time opponents, there are a number of intriguing storylines to follow.