Under the current system of the BCS, no team gets to the national championship game on its own. Everyone needs help at some point in time.
Whether it's having a team ahead of them in the standings lose or having teams they beat not lose games, help is part of the formula for every team in the BCS National Championship Game.
This season, the team that appears to need the most help is Ohio State. They currently sit at No. 3 and are significantly behind both Florida State and Alabama in the BCS average.
So far this season though, there have been moments involving the Buckeyes that have cost them dearly and as the saying goes "if it weren't for bad luck, I'd have no luck at all."
There are a number of moments that make one wonder "what if" with the Buckeyes. Come inside and explore the moments that have altered Ohio State's chances to make the BCS National Championship Game.
*Andy Coppens is Bleacher Report's lead writer for the Big Ten. You can follow him at Twitter: @ andycoppens.