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Just about anything is better than the Bowl Championship Series, in which a small group of wealthy bowl organizers arbitrarily determined who the two best teams were in college football...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-09/bottom-line
Steve Spurrier isn't taking South Alabama lightly

...talent against teams his club is supposed to beat. Spurrier is 51-0 all-time against opponents from outside the Bowl Championship Subdivision qualifying leagues or Power Five conferences.South Alabama will receive $900,000 for the visit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-11-21/steve-spurrier-isnt-takin
Calls of SEC bias on the rise across the nation

...with four.Jerry Palm, of CBS.com, who spent years analyzing the college football polls while breaking down the Bowl Championship Series standings, said he hasn't noticed an SEC bias."Right now the name programs are in the SEC because they've...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-10-21/calls-sec-bias-rise-acros
One-sided rivalry has Falcons wanting a good start to new season

...pride.With Payton as coach, the Saints are 73-39 with two division titles, five playoff appearances and a Super Bowl championship. Since Mike Smith took over as Falcons coach in 2008, Atlanta is 60-36 with two division titles and four trips...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-09-06/one-sided-rivalry-has-falcons
Georgia, South Carolina, Clemson ranked in AP preseason poll

...led Florida State to a 34-31 victory against Auburn in the last BCS national championship game.This season the Bowl Championship Series is being replaced by the College Football Playoff. A selection committee will pick the top four teams in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2014-08-17/georgia-south-carolina-cl
Clemson's Sammy Watkins plans to excel

...for 227 yards and two touchdowns in a 40-35 Orange Bowl win over Ohio State, Clemson's first-ever win in a Bowl Championship Series game.As expected, Watkins declared for the NFL Draft a few days later.While several prominent prospects...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2014-05-06/clemsons-sammy-watkins-pl
Longtime Buffalo Bills owner Ralph Wilson dies at 95

...new College Football Playoff championship trophy.The four-team playoff will begin this season, replacing the Bowl Championship Series.Dr. Pepper is the first corporate partner for the College Football Playoff championship. The deal is for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-03-25/longtime-buffalo-bills-owner-
Panthers' Gross retiring after 11 seasons

...Lamar Hunt Award for Professional Football at the 101 Awards gala Saturday.Dawson led the Chiefs to its only Super Bowl championship and was elected to the Hall of Fame in 1987.He began broadcasting Chiefs games in 1985, and in 2012 was awarded...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-02-25/panthers-gross-retiring-after
Team owner Joe Gibbs would love to end his long, 21-year drought at Daytona International Speedway

...still is looking for Victory Lane.What seemed so simple back then has been maddening since. The three-time Super Bowl championship coach has brought a lot of good cars to the Daytona International Speedway since that first victory, only to return...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-02-22/team-owner-joe-gibbs-would
BCS leaves behind plenty of championship memories to savor

The Bowl Championship Series produced frustration, anger, resentment ? and some indelible memories.No. 1 Florida State and No. 2 Auburn play the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-01-06/bcs-leaves-behind-plenty-