1. TCU Wins Rose Bowl: Strength of Schedule Argument Officially Dead

    TCU just won the Rose Bowl. They lost the time of possession game, but that only shows how efficient the TCU offense was. But there are bigger implications to this game...

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  2. Stanford and Boise State Rule the Academic BCS

    Boise State fans receive more criticism than fans of any other team, probably because their team, along with TCU, is more of a threat to the BCS system than any other team...

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  3. Boise State's Double Standard: Why the Broncos Won't Play for the Title

    Lowly New Mexico State beat New Mexico in what ESPN writer Andrea Adelson termed "The Land of Disenchantment" bowl. It will likely be the only bowl game either team plays in. But what does this mean for college football? Many would say, not much...

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  4. Boise State Controversy: Does Anyone Believe the Strength of Schedule Argument?

    I. Introduction Probably the biggest knock against Boise State and its chances of playing for a national title is the "Strength of Schedule" argument. Boise plays "only" one or two games a year...

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  5. 2 "Real Games" and 11 Cupcakes? How Does Boise State's Schedule Stack Up?

    I. Introduction: Every year Boise State fans are treated to the same arguments. Boise State only schedules one or two "real" teams and plays "cupcakes" the rest of the time. They would be a mid-level team in "any" BCS conference...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Fritz Ward about over 4 years ago 596 reads 17 comments

  6. Boise State's Strength of Schedule: A Response to Critics

    Almost from the day Boise soundly defeated Oregon at home, critics have complained loudly that Boise State does not belong because their schedule is too weak...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Fritz Ward about over 5 years ago 1,982 reads 12 comments