At Week 12, the BCS National Championship at the Rose Bowl looks destined to play host to a battle between Alabama and Florida State for the crystal football.
However, there is still plenty of football left to be played. More importantly, there is still plenty of time for college football to be cast into a chasm of chaos.
With 'Bama and FSU firmly at No. 1 and No. 2 in the BCS rankings, one or both of these teams will have to lose. The first of the following chaos theories explains how that might happen and what it might do to the BCS picture.
From there, we'll go into how each of the standing contenders could make it into the national title game. As we go deeper, we'll come full circle and explain how some seemingly impossible scenarios actually could play out.