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    Why didn't the Big 12 get a rematch in 2008?

    Oklahoma and Florida went to the MNC.
    Texas had one loss, on the road, vs. #5 Texas Tech.
    Florida had one loss, at home, vs. an unranked Ole Miss team.



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    Re: Why didn't the Big 12 get a rematch in 2008?

    Because Florida had Tim Tebow


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    Re: Why didn't the Big 12 get a rematch in 2008?

    Because they were in the SEC? The whole thing is stupid - why I'm not going to watch the title game.



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    Re: Why didn't the Big 12 get a rematch in 2008?

    Quote Originally Posted by flander1649 View Post
    Because Florida had Tim Tebow
    I think you accicentally put a jimlad...



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    Re: Why didn't the Big 12 get a rematch in 2008?

    Because it wasn't the SECSECSEC.


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    Re: Why didn't the Big 12 get a rematch in 2008?

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCY23 View Post
    I think you accicentally put a jimlad...
    If I didn't I would get ripped for be a tebow "hater".


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    Re: Why didn't the Big 12 get a rematch in 2008?

    Quote Originally Posted by crash_zone View Post
    Because they were in the SEC? The whole thing is stupid - why I'm not going to watch the title game.
    I don't believe anyone that says this.



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    Re: Why didn't the Big 12 get a rematch in 2008?

    Quote Originally Posted by JUKEBOX View Post
    Oklahoma and Florida went to the MNC.
    Texas had one loss, on the road, vs. #5 Texas Tech.
    Florida had one loss, at home, vs. an unranked Ole Miss team.
    one loss, at home, vs. an unranked Ole Miss team...that produced a speech that went on a plaque on the stadium.

    You obviously missed the BCS selection criteria that clearly states that:

    34-c) Subsection IV - "Any embarrassing loss by an SEC school can be negated for the sake of National Championship selection following an impassioned speech by a player that is then rendered into a plaque and attached to the stadium."

    Little known fact: Stoops, not realizing the narrow scope of the rule, attempted to negate their loss to Texas by scrawling the lyrics to "Boomer Sooner" on the outside of Memorial Stadium in crayon. This had no effect on the ultimate decision, as the Tarot cards the BCS used had already selected Oklahoma after it was discovered that Cumberlin College was neither a BCS nor an FBS school.



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