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Gene Stallings: 'Can't see CFB getting any better than right now"

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Tis the season for college bowl games: the first college bowl games kicked off Saturday night.  And this will be the last year we have BCS bowl games.  

College football is replacing the BCS with a 4 team playoff system.  When former Texas A&M and Alabama head coach Gene Stallings was in town at this year's FCA Founder's Banquet, KTBS' Tatum Everett asked him about the state of college football and what his thoughts were on the new playoff system to be installed next year.

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