NFL scouts take Rivalry Week every bit as serious as the most ardent fan. : Sure, when it comes to projecting college players to the next level, talent is more important. But every scout in the league is looking for players who rise to the occasion when the lights are brightest. That is certainly the case this week with passionate rivalry games like Alabama vs. Auburn, Ohio State vs. Michigan and Florida vs. Florida State (among others) vying for attention. For scouts, the premier showdown may be between the No.