Championship Week is officially upon us, mere days separating now from the release of the final BCS rankings and the assignment of all the bowl games.
How each conference performs in the postseason will go a long way in determining how the final version of league power rankings shape up. So many teams have gotten better as the season has progressed; it's hard to know if an entire conference has improved until it starts playing teams from other leagues.
Still, using quantitative metrics like numbers and qualitative metrics like the eye test, it's not impossible to order each league based on what has happened so far this season.
Here's an attempt to sort through the chaos.