Monday night is a big night in college football. #1 LSU going up against the defending champions Clemson for the the national championship. These teams are very similar to each other. They have explosive offenses, shut down defenses, and they are led by superstar quarterbacks. The X-Factor in this game is location. LSU is playing in its’ backyard in New Orleans, an hour and a half from Baton Rouge. But history shows many teams have lost bowl games in their home state, LSU actually lost the national championship in 2011 to Alabama in the Superdome. In the end, it all boils down to whoever the best team is, and that team will be crowned the next national champion.