1. BCS Rankings 2013: Is Oregon or Florida State the True No. 2?

    Florida State and Oregon are running neck-and-neck after the initial release of the official BCS standings , with the Seminoles nudging just ahead for the No. 2 spot behind Alabama...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 30,118 reads 443 comments

  2. Projected BCS Rankings 2013: Updated Top 25 BCS Standings Predictions

    On the eve of the release of the season's first official BCS standings, upsets ruled the day, as half of the Top 10 teams in last week's simulated BCS standings went down in defeat...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 199,444 reads 499 comments

  3. College Football's BCS Swan Song: How It Works, Why It's Going Away

    After 16 years of existence, the Bowl Championship Series will be ushered into the ash heap of history following the completion of this season...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 8,042 reads 40 comments

  4. Notre Dame Is Not out of Running for BCS Berth, but It's a Long Shot

    Despite two losses already this season, Notre Dame still has a chance for a shot at a BCS bowl at the end of the season and avert the fate of being the only school with more than three appearances to end up 0-for-BCS...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 4,279 reads 24 comments

  5. BCS Standings Projections 2013: Predicting the First BCS Rankings

    Three upsets on Saturday significantly shook up the BCS landscape, making the initial release of the standings next Sunday perhaps less intriguing...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 63,998 reads 209 comments

  6. Oregon Passes Another Test, but Alabama Will Still Be No. 1

    When the first official BCS standings come out next Sunday, the suspense will involve the identity of the No. 2 team. It could be Oregon—which won impressively again—or the winner of next Saturday's Clemson-Florida State showdown...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 15,666 reads 286 comments

  7. Top BCS Impact Games of Week 7 in College Football

    The first official BCS standings are due out next Sunday, Oct. 20, but the jockeying for positions started long before that...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 17,489 reads 38 comments

  8. Condi Rice on Playoff Selection Committee? Why That's a Good Thing

    Former Auburn coach Pat Dye became the latest to insert himself into the Condi Rice controversy by claiming all the former secretary of state " knows about football is what somebody told her...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 3,059 reads 39 comments

  9. Clemson Overtakes Oregon for No. 2 in BCS, but Will It Last?

    Oregon was held to fewer than 60 points by Colorado in a 57-16 victory Saturday night. As a result, the Ducks were severely punished for that indiscretion and dropped to No. 3 in the latest simulated BCS standings ...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 10,963 reads 82 comments

  10. College Football Playoff Committee Taking Shape with Interesting Choices

    Condoleezza Rice has handled world-class cavemen like Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Muammar Gaddafi with aplomb...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 6,135 reads 56 comments

  11. Big Ten's Mediocrity Is Hurting Ohio State's BCS Chances

    Under Urban Meyer, Ohio State has won all 17 games since took over as coach in 2012. Last year, the Buckeyes went 12-0 but didn't even get to play in the Big Ten championship game because they were on a one-year bowl ban...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 5,900 reads 101 comments

  12. Top BCS Impact Games of Week 6 in College Football

    October is here as we're just three weeks away from the unveiling of the first official BCS standings. But with the simulated standings (compiled by BCS Guru ), we already have a pretty good idea about the pecking order among the top teams...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 4,264 reads 4 comments

  13. USC Dynasty in Ruins, Who Can Return Trojans to BCS Glory?

    Lane Kiffin 's inevitable firing came soon after USC's latest debacle, a 62-41 drubbing by Arizona State in the desert. The Trojans had never given up that many points in a game until last season, and now they've done it twice in the last 10 games...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 12,089 reads 101 comments

  14. LSU Not Yet a Casualty of SEC's Internecine Warfare

    Georgia's thrilling 44-41 victory over LSU served to further reduce the ranks of SEC unbeaten. By the end of Saturday night, Alabama and Missouri(!) are the only conference teams that still remain unblemished on the season...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 1,144 reads 2 comments

  15. Fresno State, Northern Illinois, Boise State ... Does Anybody Have a Shot?

    Four weeks into the 2013 season, it's obvious that the flurry of conference realignment moves over the past two seasons have clearly created a chasm between college football's haves and have-nots...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 2,070 reads 2 comments

  16. Top BCS Impact Games of Week 5 in College Football

    After a dreadful first four weeks of the college football season in which only seven games matched up ranked teams, including just one game last week , things finally are looking up for the final weekend of September...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 2,898 reads 10 comments

  17. Clemson, Ohio State, Louisville: Who'll Be Left out of the BCS?

    "Playoffs?" asked the elder Jim Mora once. "Are you kidding me?" There wasn't a playoff for the 2001 Indianapolis Colts. And there won't be one for the 2013 college football season...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 2,847 reads 5 comments

  18. Ohio State, Florida State, Miami, Baylor: That 70s Show

    This weekend, 20 teams ranked in the AP Top 25 were in action, with 19 of them winning. No. 23 Arizona State was the only one to lose, but it was beaten by No. 5 Stanford in the only game pitting two ranked teams...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 2,326 reads 0 comments

  19. Boise State Dead as a BCS Buster? Fresno State Sure Hopes so

    The king is dead, long live the king! Or is he? After Fresno State's thrilling 41-40 victory over Boise State in front of a raucous San Joaquin Valley crowd Friday night, it sure seems that the Broncos' days as the top dog of BCS busters are over..

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 6,804 reads 127 comments

  20. Top BCS-Impact Games of Week 4

    There are 57 college football games involving FBS teams this weekend, and there is just one pitting teams currently ranked in the AP Top 25 ...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 1,313 reads 0 comments

  21. Nick Saban and Urban Meyer: A BCS Rematch in the Making

    Did Nick Saban literally make Urban Meyer ill? We cannot say for certain, but we do know that after the last time Saban beat Meyer in a big game, Meyer nearly (and eventually) quit coaching...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 5,302 reads 80 comments