I post this entirely snark-free. If you’re looking for a D-1 school that’s not offering itself as a stepping stone to professional football, you might want to think about rooting for the Air Force Academy.
“When you play on national TV, when you play in the SEC, you have a chance to be relevant and significant every week. But certainly this is a ‘Wall Game.’ It’s for a number. It goes up on these walls in here and if you get to put numbers up in here, especially on that side of the room (pointing to his left, our right), it’s special. And that’s what you’re playing for, you’re playing for a championship.” — Kirby Smart, AJ-C, 11/27/18