Sometimes, the buildup to a game can overwhelm what actually happens on the field.
Again and again, it seemed, the sports world in 2012 saw the end of long tales with tragic or, at best, bittersweet endings.
No wonder “mythical” is the word that often precedes national title.
The best way to determine a major college football champion seemed so obvious to so many for so long. Just have a playoff.
The only things standing in the way of a major college football playoff are 12 university presidents.
The BCS commissioners are backing a playoff plan with the sites for the national semifinals rotating among the major bowl games and a selection committee picking the teams.
The guys in charge of changing the BCS are headed back to Chicago, hoping to make more progress at a meeting Wednesday than they did the last time they were there.
College football’s newest way to crown a national champion should become a lot clearer in south Florida on Wednesday and Thursday.
Jeremy Shelley kicked five field goals and Trent Richardson broke a 34-yard touchdown run late in the fourth quarter as No. 2 Alabama beat No. 1 LSU 21-0 on Monday night.
Not gonna lie. I’m salty. It’s Monday and I’m in an anti-BCS mood.