It looks like the career of one of my favorite NFL players is finally over. (msn.foxsports.com) I have fond memories of watching him when he was at Purdue and was happy to see him do well in Tampa. I do find it surprising that he lasted as long as he did given the physical problems he had during his career. While I know a number of people who paint a less than flattering picture of him personally, I have to say that in my limited interactions he was always unfailingly nice and polite.
Thanks for the memories and enjoy your retirement.
Vocatus atque non vocatus, Deus aderit. -- Erasmus
All others things being equal, the simplest solution is usually stupidity. -- Darwin Minor
Per the BCS, I already made my thoughts known there, and Battle already laid out the feasability problems that I see with the institution of a playoff system. However, I do have a word on the "lesser bowls.