"So much of the passion of a move to a playoff is to see it earned on the field," Scott said. "What more clear way to have intellectual consistency with the idea of a playoff than to earn it as a conference champion? It would de-emphasize the highly subjective polls that are based on a coach and media voting and a few computers." Thoughts echo those of other big fish. BCS founding father and former SEC commish Ray Kramer: "It makes the conference championship games bigger. It makes the regular season bigger."