Originally Posted by domin8ss
Tell that to the computer ranking system versus the people polls. How many people thought Utah would lose to Pitt in the 2005 Fiesta Bowl or Alabama in the 2009 Sugar Bowl. What about Boise State against Oklahoma? TCU against Wisconsin? Point being, these 34th in points, 1st in points, 7th in points, etc is not an apples-to-apples comparison. They didn't play the same teams. That's why a playoff system is essential. Is like to see it be 8 teams. Playoffs answer the unknown variables.
It sure isn't an apples to apple comparison. Oregon has given up 120 points in their first 6 games and they haven't played ANYONE.
They give you lots of easy touchdowns against garbage teams.