The new season prompts the old question: Who's No. 1? We say it's Pitt and tell you why on page 40 (and we give you a closeup of Quarterback Danny Marino, starting on page 28). But the Panthers aren't the only aspirants to be top cats; indeed, because of a wrinkle in the NCAA rules, this figures to be a singularly competitive and exciting season. It poses other questions: Will Georgia's Herschel Walker, now a junior, be as remarkable as ever? Can North Carolina's Kelvin Bryant, recovered from a knee injury, duplicate the miracles with which he began the '81 season? What's Joe Kapp doing in college ball? Turn the pages—all 52 of them—for a comprehensive preview of the season.