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College football playoff system tested by rocky year

College football playoff system tested by rocky year

Garrett Atkinson

November 13, 2014

Illustration by Luke Hampton. It is difficult to tell a college football team that managed to win all its games that it doesn't even have the chance to play for a national championship. Yet, that happened often under the BCS system, the old way the college football postseason was organized. In ...

Bust the BCS, it’s a load of bowl

lindsayfairchild

November 3, 2009

The Bowl Championship System has been plagued with problems since its inception in 1998. There have always been arguments for different ways of ranking teams and for which teams should be included in the nationally-showcased bowl games. My main qualm with the system is that it only looks at the outcome...

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