Fun fact: every single argument we have about college football has been raging virtually unchanged for 150+ years. Little by little, this webpage will prove it.
Since the beginning, football has been the key to every other college sport’s survival.
Rivals ducking each other because of fear, greed, accusations, bad manners, and inequity? Yep, we’ve been yelling at each other about this for well over a century.
Amateur athletes are making money for their universities. This has baffled the top minds of the 1890s.
When it comes to player movement around the sport, coaches and administrators have virtually always found something to argue about.
CFB disputes never resolve, often including the games themselves.
Don’t like football on TV? Then you’re making the same argument somebody was making back when there was only one bowl.
The only thing that’s new: we now have a setup that ensures they meet.
These Nobodies never actually got the chance to compete for titles, but if they did beat a Somebody, there was always an excuse.