College football’s free-for-all now in overdrive

About 270 miles away and a long time ago, Jackie Sherrill told us this was coming.
The former Mississippi State coach had a vision for college football, and it was nothing short of the rich and powerful becoming more rich and powerful.
Super conferences ruling the land.

It’s been in the works for a while, first with the Big Ten putting out feelers about expansion and then in a building crescendo with the Big 12 coming down like a condemned building.

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6/11/10