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Who will Ohio State play for the BCS title?
- 12-04-2007, 12:33 AM
- 12-04-2007, 12:36 AM
If you guys watched any of the bowl selection shows, you could see the disgusting bias for the SEC, USC, and Ohio State. How do you argue #2, #4, and #5 in the national title game, but not #3? If VT wasn't good enough, then they would be sitting at #7 or #8, correct?
VT would give OSU a challenge if they went to the national title, and I believe VT would come out victorious.
The BCS really does fcuk a lot of teams over.
12-04-2007, 12:45 AM
why didnt VT get any love? they lost by over 40 points to LSU!!! both having 2 losses, it wouldnt make sense to rank VT higher since they are both conference champs. the only variable in your favor is that LSU lost their second game later in the season.
12-04-2007, 01:19 AM
I understand they got destroyed by LSU, but their offense really picked up after that game, ESPECIALLY since they started using both QBs.
The BCS is just extremely flawed.
12-04-2007, 03:07 AM
AM, i am an ohio state fan and i will agree myself their schedule was weak this year, the big ten has been pretty down lately, and no one expected Washington to tank like they did. Remember, before that game a lot of people thought OSU was overrated and Washington was going to win. However, i do NOT agree about VT, i dont consider the ACC schedule much if any better than big ten. They get respect for scheduling LSU, but they didn't earn much respect in that game. I do agree VT has gotten a lot better, but it HAS to be hard for the voters to overlook that game against LSU. I will say Oklahoma definitely has a legit gripe, and Mizzou's game is ridiculous too, I would much rather see mizzou and VT.
12-04-2007, 08:11 PM
12-04-2007, 08:15 PM
12-04-2007, 10:16 PM
12-04-2007, 10:44 PM
12-08-2007, 11:24 PM
As far the whole playoff vs. the current system: the idea that the regular season becomes meaningless or that we already have a playoff, it's just every week is freaking HORSESH*T!
First off - if you require the 4 or 8 or whatever teams to be the top 4 or 8 or whatever teams in the final BCS standings to be the teams in the playoff, then the regular season still matters just as much.
You couldn't go throw a game and expect that you would get in. You could get in, but you wouldn't be guaranteed. Just like now.
And as far as the argument that we have a playoff now, I mean really now. If we had a playoff - LSU would have been out when they got beat by Ar-kanas. OSU would be out when UofI beat them.
As far as how I would do it - I'd use the final BCS standings. You could use the conference champs if you have an 8 team ore more system. Say - the 5 BCS conf. champs plus the top 3 BCS teams.
If you do a 4 team playoff - which is what I'd like to see first - you just take the top 4 teams.
12-08-2007, 11:30 PM
12-09-2007, 01:13 PM
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