Goodbye, good riddance to BCS

2010 BCC game between Alabama and Texas.

By Pete Zarustica, E Pluribus Unum Most endings are mourned, but this is one expiration worth celebrating: the death of the Bowl Championship Series of college football. Monday’s game may have been entertaining (and yes it was, as Florida State defeated Auburn 34-31 with a score in the last 13 seconds), but that doesn’t make […]

Who’s next? L.A. or London?

Wembley Stadium in London.

By Pete Zarustica/E Pluribus Unum We don’t build palaces for kings and pharaohs any more; we build them for football teams. Where we build these stately (and hugely expensive) pleasure palaces is the source of much speculation and anguish. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said recently that he wants league franchises in Los Angeles and London. […]