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Football playoffs not an issue for Congress

College football should have a playoff system. But is this really an issue for Congress? Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, held a antitrust subcommittee hearing this week on the fairness of the Bowl Championship Series. He is still upset that the undefeated University of Utah wasn't selected for this past season's BCS national championship game. Hatch complained that smaller conference schools are unfairly excluded, but the University of Nebraska's chancellor responded: "There realistically is something Utah could do. They could play the schedule Nebraska played."

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