ASUS Rampage III(Both Extreme and Formula) is one of the most expensive and best OC'er in X58 motherboards.So unless you need their extra feature and a huge OC'ng potential,buy them;otherwise,all of Saint 19's recommendations are excellent.
How about w/ a 965 cpu? Must I refrain from a crossfire card? I have a asus 480
AMD chipsets support CF only.So if you are planing to run SLI,then go with an Intel board.They're better for SLI support(compared to AMD Nvidia chipsets)
^That, or use HACK SLI.
Well,that's a bit risky,don't you think German ?
Not really, if you do it in the proper way and use the correct nVidia driver is as easy as install your OS.