It’s the unexpected weekends that do the most damage. This might as well be written in the College Football Book of Fandom, right above “Don’t Run Out of Beer Before Noon” and directly below “Bring Enough Meat and Don’t Forget Your Heartburn Meds."
Week 12 didn’t look like much on paper, but you might as well take that same piece of paper and light it on fire. It never plays to form, but this weekend truly showcased just how beautiful (unless you support cats and ducks) this game can be.
Down go Oregon and Kansas State, and your dream of an all-SEC championship game is suddenly very real once again. That is your dream all over again, yes?
Just making sure.
You probably saw the chaos, but there’s a good chance you missed some fascinating tidbits with the madness that ensued. Here’s what we loved and hated in Week 12.