Discussion

All's not quiet on New Year's Day

The BCS came through for us on New Year's Day, giving us the best Jan. 1 bowl game of the millennium and adding more cred to the championship game.

Updated: January 2, 2007, 12:27 PM ET
By Bomani Jones | Page 2

Can we give it up one time for the BCS?

Quit hating, folks. Even if Louisville and Wake Forest make the FedEx Orange Bowl the least sexy thing to hit Miami since 2 Live Jews, even after Notre Dame gets mollywopped in the Allstate Sugar Bowl -- no need to say "if" -- the BCS did well on Monday. After devaluing New Year's Day for eight years, not only did the BCS give us a Tostitos Fiesta Bowl that trumped every other January 1 bowl game of the new millennium, it legitimized the championship ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ESPN TOP HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM