Don't count on 'Bama-Florida championship matchup
October 14 Guest Column
Only twice in the Bowl Championship Series' 14-year history have both the Nos. 1 and 2 teams in its initial rankings wound up meeting for the national title.
Won't happen this year, either. At least, not likely.
Positioned behind Alabama in the standings released Sunday is Southeastern Conference rival Florida, the Gators' trumping No. 3 Oregon by a scant .0099 of a point on the strength of a more taxing schedule and higher computer ratings almost across the board. Behind them in order: ...
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