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Midweek Books: The saga of Saturdays in the fall

TweetOn Wednesday I highlight noteworthy new sports books, with links to reviews, interviews and other information about the subject and/or author. Today my focus is on the college football season that officially kicks off Thursday. In the coming weeks new books will be featured here about the NFL.
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Michael [...]

Oh! Boise! Broncos busting the BCS!

TweetThe tabloidish headline sums up the verdicts stemming from Monday night’s thrilling 33-30 victory by 3rd-ranked Boise State over No. 10 Virginia Tech, and the national implications after the very first week of the season.
All of which makes the arguments about college football — and the dubious BCS system designed to determine a “national champion” [...]