This is a surprisingly candid review of the NCAA Division I Playoff System going into effect after the 2014 season. Even the NCAA doesn't think the arguments will be resolved. Answers about football's new playoff So what's the answer? Well, eventually, more teams, of course! So, what many of us have been saying for years -- the bowl system is no way to pick a national champion -- will finally be the official viewpoint of the NCAA. Much to the chagrin of your favorite bowl game committee.