Think of recent college football history as a bowl of alphabet soup:
For years the "A's" dominated the B-C-S, as Alabama and Auburn traded national titles in 2009 and 2010, with Alabama reclaiming the crown in 2011 and 2012.
Auburn took umbrage and stormed back to last year's championship game, falling 13 seconds short of a win against Florida State in the Rose Bowl.
It looked this season, for the longest time, as if the "M's" were moving in, as Mississippi State and Mississippi captivated audiences until they got mud thrown in their eyes.
Somehow we ended up with the amazing "O's," Oregon and Ohio State, who Friday arrived in North...