Hate is a strong word, but I really, really, really don’t like you.
As sports fans, we are all susceptible to cross division/league hatred. The degree of that hatred can vary depending on how deep a rivalry actually runs.
However, in college football, inside of any given conference, there is a specific level of dislike that each team feels towards each other.
This hate can be brought on by various reasons, including, but limited to, excessive amounts of winning seasons, unethical play calling, or the stealing of recruits.
While the Pac-10 has a perception of being one of the mild mannered conferences amongst the BCS, don’t let this fool you into believing that there is not a great deal of disgust for teams running through the veins of the passionate fans that devoutly follow this conference.
Let’s check the thermometer and try to gauge just how much hate Pac-10 fans have for the teams in their conference.