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College football's lack of polish is exactly why it's so much fun

Aug 28, 2019 - Washington Post Blogs

NFL Sundays are for watching the world's best players at their peak, executing the closest thing there is to perfect football. But Saturdays are where the real fun lies: turnover chains, inexplicable upsets, septuple overtime. Before my career took me to land-grant meccas like College Station, Texas, and Iowa City, Iowa, my early life in Lawrence, Kan., also revolved around a university. Now I'm bringing my love for NCAA sports (and my dislike of the NCAA) to D.C. My column celebrates the deligh...