Plays that Shocked the World

I doubt Barack Obama will be able to deliver on his hints that he’ll bring us a college football playoff, but one of the many, many shames of the current system is that Boise State is excluded from playing for a national championship no matter how many games they win. As a consolation, check out this YouTube of “three plays that shocked the world” from the 2007 Fiesta Bowl:

I much prefer the pro game to the college version, but if you’re going to watch college football it’s much more entertaining to see teams that really college it up with options, trick plays, and generally goofy stunts that you couldn’t get away with against the too-fast, too-athletic NFL defenses.