Originally Posted by Saul Good
Why should conferences have any say in the matter. Conference championships and national championships use entirely different metrics. They are distinct entities unto themselves, and one should not be used as a qualification for the other at the exclusion of all else.
They're distinct now. I think it should be changed.
Just like we determine a national champion using the BCS system now (or the competing AP poll), but we all want to change it in one way or another.