All major sports are rigged in some way. Not 100% but they do give nudges. There's too much money at stake.
Guy calling the shots wants to make the game exciting? Ok.>Refs told to let players get away with stuff for squash games and some quarters in high stakes games>Players especially non vets are subconsciously groomed into thinking the refs aren't looking. They get more balsy with Holding and P.I. >Big game comes up score doesn't make the shot caller happy or he wants a certain thing to happen >Refs are radiod in their orders>Great this left tackle has been holding all game last week and today and thinks we aren't seeing it. Call it on this play>Tackle does the usual
Boom ez drive killer. The comeback or whatever is stagged or game is made closer in false hope. Highlights are up viewer retention is good. Betters and organizations made their money. Fantasy fags are happy. Money is made.
Swap out favorite schools/team for another so product doesn't go stale and the cycle repeats.
Clemson and LSU have been swapped. They are done. Bama and OSU are always kept competitive cause narratives and traditions plus big ass fanbase which means $$$$