The beginning of fall season, every Saturday, every fan looks forward to the biggest and widely watched sport in the United States, college football. College football has been known to be better than watching NFL football. Fans eagerly anticipate when they see their team get to be a part of the Bowl Championship Series. The BCS consist of four games based on the division of the college football team and one game for the National Championship game. Due to the fact that college football players perform well because of their love for the sport, the BCS is an unfair system that doesn’t acknowledge all college football teams.
College football is attractive and entertaining and most people spend their Saturdays enjoying the game. Moreover, college football has undefeated teams and bitter rivalry games that has attracted people for a very long time thus remaining popular. College football is more than a game. Works Cited Shwarz, Fredrick D. (May/June 1999). American Heritage 50 (3).
Since its inception in 1998, the Football Bowl Subdivision , or FBS has used the Bowl Championship Series, or BCS to determine its champion, and subsequently eliminate the quandary of having dual champions. This system however has been the subject of considerable controversy. The debate is over whether the FBS should scrap their current format in favor of a playoff. Considering they are one of few leagues, college or pro, that does not have an end-of-year tournament to determine their champion. The FBS needs a playoff because it would allow all one hundred twenty teams on college football’s highest level a realistic opportunity to compete for a championship.
College football is one of the most exciting sports organizations in the sporting world. Not only is it thrilling on the field, but also off the field as well. This particular sport organization brings in a ton of money that benefits itself, as well as other sports organizations at the college level. There is a huge demand for success for this organization and if the standard of winning is not there, even for a year, anyone working for that particular school may lose their job. A job I aspire to have is being a college football coach.
I playing college football but that’s it. I don’t like the extra stuff that is involved with football. But looking back at it I don’t regret playing because it helped build the person that I am today and helped me make a lot of new friends. . Figure 7Kutztown University celebrating after a big one over LIU Post All and all I hope there is a better understanding on how College football players are misreprensented on media.
The XFL is hoping to motivate these players by offering them bonus incentives for winning and making great plays. They are starting off with an eight teamleague that is scheduled to play ten games from February to April. The teams which are in New York, Memphis, Chicago, Birmingham, Las Vegas, Orlando, and San Fransisco. Target Market The XFL is trying to attract two groups of people as their main audience, football fans looking to extend the NFL season and young people who might not watch much football right now. They are targeting these viewers with a more fast paced and controvercial style of football.
Every college football player has some type of hunger, desire, and motivation to make it to professional level of football. If college football and the NFL both offered the same things, why would a person have to make it to the next level? Contacts that involves money should remain away from college football player because it would be a stop on their skill level developing further on. College football is similar to high school football. They both serve as a preparation for player to carry along with them onto the next levels of football.
This method has been considered unfair by fans all across the nation, especially the smaller tier schools. The BCS would favor the larger power conferences (ACC or SEC) over mid-major conferences (Mountainwest or WAC) which would result in a team from the SEC finishing 11-1 going to the championship game over a WAC team that finished 12-0. This would take away the integrity of the s... ... middle of paper ... ...came upon a final decision to bring about a playoff system that would include all conferences and schools, big or small. In the long run, fans will hopefully be happy with this change and enjoy the same type of tournament that is enjoyed during March Madness. Works Cited Hayes, Matt.
In some areas, local "football fever" is so prominent that entire communities' identities seem to be wrapped up in the local football teams—places like Stark County, Ohio, where the legendary Massillon High School Tigers draw more than 100,000 spectators per year, or Midland-Odessa, Texas, where the annual Permian-Lee rivalry draws more than 20,000 partisans. Football's popularity helps make the sport a symbolic battlefield in American "culture wars." For it... ... middle of paper ... ... the difference in race but allows them to learn how to play with each other on the field for the same team. Many college players thrive to be the next icon or next millionaire thus ending racial disparity in sports. College athletics has also closed the racial gap as coaching is concerned.
Crowds began to fill the stadiums because of the excitement of the game. An example would be when Norte Dame’s perfect record was ruined in the last ninety-five seconds of the championship game against #11 USC with a surprise upset. Many monumental games like this were happening in college football because the teams were so evenly matched until Alabama came to power. Alabama won their first championship 27 to 0 against USC and repeatedly had winning se...