For all its faults, however, let’s be happy for what the BCS gave us with its uncompromising nature.
There was drama. Machines spit out rankings, and we spit thousands of argumentative words across cubicles, high-top bar tables and family-covered living rooms.
And, some of the best college football games of our lifetime were forged because of the polarizing system’s limitations. As we let the BCS ride off into the sunset, here’s a look at five of the games that were so engaging we remember where we were when we watched them. And isn’t that what it’s all about?