Originally written on The Bull Gator  |  Last updated 11/18/14
Let’s pretend it’s not May for a moment. It’s a good thing to pretend in that it might keep us all from losing our minds as we continue down the long road of wait. The 2012 college football season is far from its beginning, but there’s still plenty of fun to be had. Among those things to keep us entertained are polls released much too early, hoping to determine where teams should be ranked and who the favorites for the national championship are. We’ll go crazy questioning the point of polls released this early, so for a moment, let’s move a few months into the future and convince our minds we’re looking at this in September. The Bull Gator has a vote in the BlogPoll, but didn’t cast a ballot in this preseason version. It’s not because of what was implied above – that this is just too early to go through this exercise – but instead because 10:30am on Wednesday crept up completely out of nowhere with no warning whatsoever. Missing the deadline may actually give us a free pass because ...
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