One of the arguments often cited by supporters of the bowl system and the BCS is that every game counts. LSU had already defeated Alabama in this season's Game of the Century, but—presto!—it's like it never happened. Who needs a playoff with a system like that? One thing's for certain: an SEC team will finally lose a BCS title game tonight. N'awlins has done its part to welcome these rivals to town, but now its up to both football teams to give us a do-over worth talking about. Kickoff's at 8:30 p.m. (EST) on ESPN.

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