When the coaches' poll votes first became public just a few years ago, many of the voters were apprehensive about the media plunging into the now public record.
As it turns out, they should have been.
What has been discovered since that decision is exactly what we thought we already knew. Many of these coaches have no clue. Others vote along conference lines or for friends or former employers, and a few have clear biases against other schools.
In the slides that follow, you will see the worst of the worst. And I'm sure you will scratch your head at the fact that the coaches' poll is a major component in the BCS formula that determines the top two teams in the country at season's end.