Visual Tool to Understand 2010-2017 Conference Realignment

I created the following pictures to better explain/visualize the conference realignment moves of 2010 to 2017. I recommend clicking on the images for larger view. I also made a gif version in the first image. Links (1) (2) (3) Follow @sportspolitico Send us an Email: sportspolitico@gmail.com © sportspolitico™ December 23, 2015 …

Despite Boren’s Wishes, the Big 12 is Not Expanding

David Boren, President of The University of Oklahoma stirred the pot on realignment by reiterating his stance that the Big 12 should expand to twelve teams. He also criticized Texas for the Longhorn Network without specifically mentioning it by name. College administrators have stirred this pot in the past by …

The Case for Playoff Expansion: 32 Teams

The new College Football Playoffs may be in its first season, but one of the most widely discussed arguments about it has been the number of teams. The playoffs are currently at four teams, but fans often wonder how long until we see expansion. When I think of college playoffs …

Preseason AP Poll (Full Rankings)

  Florida State (57) 2013 Record: 14-0 Points: 1496   Alabama (1) 2013 Record: 11-2 Points: 1361   Oregon (1) 2013 Record: 11-2 Points: 1334   Oklahoma (1) 2013 Record: 11-2 Points: 1324   Ohio State 2013 Record: 12-2 Points: 1207   Auburn 2013 Record: 12-2 Points: 1198   UCLA …

Why Larger Conferences is the Way to Go

This is Part III of an eight-part article. The other parts are linked below: Part I: Intro Part II: Why G5 schools will be included in Division IV Part III: Why Larger Conferences is the Way to Go Part IV: Building the Big Ten Part V: Building the SEC Part …