Admit it. You’re as tired of reading about conference expansion and realignment as we are of writing about it.
It’s a confusing topic. Half the sports fans and media members out there don’t seem to get it. They reach for their atlas, look at last year’s bowl results, and trumpet schools that don’t add a dadgum thing to the SEC from a business perspective. You can’t really blame them, of course. When you’re sitting on a barstool next to your buddy talking football, do you spend more time talking about wins and losses or cable households and “geographic footprints?” I know when I’m talking about the AAU with my pals, we’re not discussing the top research schools in North America.
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