Dekto is correct. The champion of EVERY other collegiate sport is decided on the
field (in the pool, etc.). Even every other level of collegiate football has a
playoff. There is no valid argument or reason for the BCS system. It should be
abolished in favor of a playoff system.
Just thank Gordon for his obviously 'unbiased' opinion and move on.what would we expect his to say?
The "old system" prior to the BCS was terrible. Very seldom did the
top two ranked teams play for the national title, because of all the conference
tie-ups for bowl games. For example, if the old system was in effect this year
instead of the BCS, Auburn would be playing in the Sugar Bowl, and Oregon in the
Rose Bowl. There would be no chance of the two playing each other and TCU would
be going to the Cotton Bowl.The BCS still needs to be tweaked, but
it is a big improvement over the old system. Do away with automatic conference
seeds, and I think it would be just about right.
Every other sport has a playoff. Every other level of football has a playoff.
Whose pockets are being lined with dollars in the BCA system?Have a
playoff. Top 16 teams. Use the Bowl system for the playoff. This way you get a
National Champion instead of an argument.