Author Archives: jeffpassan

Is Mark Cuban persuasive enough to kill the BCS?

The heart of Death to the BCS is the numbers, the ones that nauseate college football fans, the millions of dollars universities forfeit to the thieves who run bowls and the hundreds of millions more they deny by obstructing against … Continue reading

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We’re on the cover of Sports Illustrated this week

Many thanks to the editors at Sports Illustrated for bringing in Dan to co-author this week’s cover story with the great Austin Murphy. And even more gratitude to our editors at Yahoo! Sports for allowing us to help spread the … Continue reading

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We have inspired a song, and it is good

We’ll have another post up soon, and it’s a doozy. In the meantime, enjoy this slice of awesomeness from the guys at Mock Session.

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The big day and the weeks ahead

In early February, we turned in the manuscript for Death to the BCS. After two years of work, we felt like we had sufficiently unraveled the Bowl Championship Series, and I won’t lie: I wanted to climb atop a mountain … Continue reading

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Why we wrote Death to the BCS

Welcome to entry No. 1 of what will be many on this blog. Dan and I will post throughout the season, especially once the Bowl Championship Series standings come out after next week’s games. We hope this will become the … Continue reading

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