Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Links: Farewell to the BCS
By ESPN.com staff
This is the last year of the BCS, and our writers look at its impact on college football:
From Ivan Maisel: The BCS has moved NCAA football forward in a way no system before it could and given it a national stage, but along with exposure comes greater pressure and expectations, which in the end the series couldn't overcome.
From Mark Schlabach: As we prepare for the final season of the BCS, let's take a look back at its highs and lows.
From Brian Bennett: Five of the last seven national champions have had at least one loss, and with a playoff looming, going undefeated will be harder than ever.