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    • Why the 2017 Final Four would simply never happen in college football
      CBS Sports2 hours ago

      Why the 2017 Final Four would simply never happen in college football

      The Final Four you will enjoy watching this week could never happen in major college football. It couldn’t happen because it never has and likely never will. Start with the premise that college football doesn’t do Cinderellas well. The sport is an exclusive club walled off with money, influence, tradition and network contracts reflecting how the public wants to watch Michigan Wolverines more than, say, Boise. It is reflected in the definitions -- Power Five vs. Group of Five. It is reflected in the numbers. Exclusive club? Only 30 football programs have won a national championship in the wire service era (since 1936). About half of those are members of the current SEC and Big Ten. The last and