On Michigan-Notre Dame, The Third Saturday In October And Wildebeests

Saturday's Tennessee-Florida game inspired Braves & Birds to appreciate the virtues of college football's rivalry calendar:

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Is there another sport that Chronobiologists would like as much as college football? Is there another sport whose games would make sense to migrating wildebeests? The same games fill the same spots in the calendar, year-in and year-out.  Professional sports, whether in this country or in Europe, get their schedules now from computers spitting out lists.    

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