Changes that may actually include the dreaded "P" word.
SEC commissioner Mike Slive talked with Tony Barnhart on the CBS Sports Network Wednesday, and he intimated that he might even be in favor of a "Final Four structure for college football.
Slive's (i.e. the SEC's) support of such a system would leave only the Big 10 as a probable holdout to having a +1 or Final Four for D-1 football.
The expected move towards eliminating automatic qualifying conferences is another step towards such a system, which could be put into place in 2014.
Talks could begin as soon as this off-season.