Cody Michael and Jason Tonglet open on the Saints 31-21 loss to the 49ers on Sunday afternoon in the Dome and what stood out? The latest BCS standings are out with Notre Dame projected to play for the National Championship against the SEC champion. What will LSU’s bowl destination be as their BCS chances are finished? ULL accepted a bid to play again in the R&L Carriers New Orleans Bowl and where will UL Monroe go? The high school playoffs enter the semi-finals as teams still alive are one win away from the Dome. It is all that and more on this edition of The Bench.