Originally Posted by kingoftheroost
That doesn't change my point. What if a school intentionally sets up their schedule so that they could have the toughest in the nation, then what would they go by? They could only go by what teams did the previous year. But when the season gets under way that team runs through their games with extreme ease and it turns out all of their opponents end up having losing records (like 4-8) for whatever reasons, then the team that thought they were setting up the toughest schedule will be punished because they weren't psychic.
Well seeing how schedules are usually set up years in advance, I doubt that is possible or even happens.