I remember when Houston was a national story in football. It was in 1984 when the Cougars were facing the Doug Flutie led Boston College Eagles in the Cotton Bowl. That was the last time BC was a national story as well.

Be quiet. I know you are going to say, what about last season. The Cougars went 13-1. They won the American Athletic Conference championship. They beat Florida State in the Peach Bowl. They had one of the hottest coaches in the country in Tom Herman. They have a Heisman contending QB returning in Greg Ward Jr . The rest of this article is available to subscribers only – to become a subscriber click here.