He says he’s got the big mo’ on his side:
Florida president Bernie Machen said Wednesday that he is gaining increased support among leaders of Southeastern Conference schools in his push for a playoff for college football in the former Division I-A.
But he’s worried that time is short:
Machen said the SEC needs to lead the way and that time is a factor.
“We need to have these considerations now,” Machen said. “Fox wants now to extend our existing BCS deal and if we do that, we’re going to be stuck in the same place for the next six to eight years…
And that would be really, really bad, because we’d be stuck
with a system that could obviously be better.
It’s the relentless logic of playoff proponents that I have the hardest time refuting…