FBS strongly considering adoption of 'Plus 1' playoff format

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FBS strongly considering adoption of 'Plus 1' playoff format

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Re: FBS strongly considering adoption of 'Plus 1' playoff format

Postby Fresno St. Alum » Tue Jul 17, 2007 3:32 pm

Hope it happens, but they need to make it 8 teams to have a real playoff system. 4 is better than 2
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Re: FBS strongly considering adoption of 'Plus 1' playoff format

Postby AZGrizFan » Tue Jul 17, 2007 3:46 pm

It ain't perfect, but it's a start. :) :) :)
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Re: FBS strongly considering adoption of 'Plus 1' playoff format

Postby bluehenbillk » Wed Jul 18, 2007 5:00 am

AZGrizFan wrote:It ain't perfect, but it's a start. :) :) :)


Agree 100%, hopefully it's the springboard to a truer playoff.
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Re: FBS strongly considering adoption of 'Plus 1' playoff format

Postby Grizball » Sat Jul 28, 2007 12:46 am

bluehenbillk wrote:
AZGrizFan wrote:It ain't perfect, but it's a start. :) :) :)


Agree 100%, hopefully it's the springboard to a truer playoff.


The Pac-10 will never be on board with this.

"Our presidents have no interest whatsoever in a plus-one model -- none," [Pac-10 Commissioner Tom] Hansen says. "It's a little annoying that my colleagues continue to float this idea as though it has merit. If they continue to push it, and try to push us into a corner ... " Will the Pac-10 walk away from the BCS? "Yes, no question."


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Re: FBS strongly considering adoption of 'Plus 1' playoff format

Postby CitadelGrad » Sat Jul 28, 2007 5:39 am

Grizball wrote:
bluehenbillk wrote:
AZGrizFan wrote:It ain't perfect, but it's a start. :) :) :)


Agree 100%, hopefully it's the springboard to a truer playoff.


The Pac-10 will never be on board with this.

"Our presidents have no interest whatsoever in a plus-one model -- none," [Pac-10 Commissioner Tom] Hansen says. "It's a little annoying that my colleagues continue to float this idea as though it has merit. If they continue to push it, and try to push us into a corner ... " Will the Pac-10 walk away from the BCS? "Yes, no question."


http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/19985785/


The Pac10 presidents have always wanted the Rose Bowl to be a Big Ten/Pac 10 event. Even after the Penn State debacle in '94 which cost Penn State a national championship game with Nebraska, I think a lot of Big Ten presidents agree with their Pacific coast colleagues.
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