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LSU, Ohio to Meet for Football's National Title

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LSU, Ohio to Meet for Football's National Title

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LSU, Ohio to Meet for Football's National Title

LSU, Ohio to Meet for Football's National Title

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Top-ranked football teams Ohio State University and Louisiana State University are set to meet next month for the national championship. But other top football teams are grumbling about their exclusion from the Bowl Championship Series. LSU's selection stems from its victory in the Southeastern Conference Championship game; the league is traditionally viewed as one of the toughest in the nation.

John Feinstein speaks with Renee Montagne.

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