The smorgasbord of bowl games is about to begin, with 28 games in 16 days. Excessive? To some, yes. But others say this is the perfect way to end the season. The topic even sparked the interest of Congress, which held a hearing to ask gridiron movers and shakers whether the NCAA should stage a Division I-A playoff. It's already done on all other levels, including I-AA, where Friday night's finale was an example of what a true title game means to players and fans (story is in comments).