03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

BCS, Colleges, NewsCorp Spend A Fortune Lobbying College Football Playoff Proposals

House Resolution 390 will not result in troop deployments to Afghanistan, an overhaul of the U.S. health care system or the bolstering of an economy in tatters.

But because it advocates a new college football playoff format, the legislation, in the minds of millions of fans and at least a few congressional members, is all the same a matter of national import.

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