A rising gold football-shaped trophy will be the prize for the national champion in the new College Football Playoff.
The best way to determine a college football champion seemed obvious for so long. Just have a playoff. Now, the people in charge of making that decision are on board, too.
BCS executive director Bill Hancock, for once, didn’t mince words. “I can officially say that the ‘status quo’ is off the table,” he said.
The conference commissioners who run the BCS have wrapped up two days of meetings with plenty of options still to consider.