College Football Playoff

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Delany: 5 Conferences Comfortable With 4 CFP Slots

Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany says he’s comfortable with the reality that at least one of the five power conferences will be left out of the four-team College Football Playoff each year.

12/10/2014

SANTA CLARA, CA - DECEMBER 05: Marcus Mariota #8 of the Oregon Ducks scrambles in the first half against the Arizona Wildcats during the PAC-12 Championships at Levi's Stadium on December 5, 2014 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: How The Big 12 Can Join The Playoff Next Year

The stage is now set for the first College Football Playoff, and it is going to be fantastic. Unfortunately, somebody had to be left out of the big party, and this year it was the Big 12.

12/10/2014

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No. 4 TCU Tries To Avoid Slipping Up Vs Cyclones

TCU hopes to hold onto its spot in the selection committee’s top four and earn the right to play for the national championship.

12/05/2014

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5 Reasons Why The College Football Playoff Is Working

In its first year in existence, the newly formed College Football Playoff is already being sharply criticized. But the truth is, it is working.

12/03/2014

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TCU Jumps Florida St Into 3rd; Baylor 6th

The top four in the College Football Playoff rankings going into the final weekend of the regular season is as follows: Alabama, Oregon, TCU and Florida State.

12/03/2014

COLUMBUS, OH - NOVEMBER 29: The Ohio State Buckeyes celebrate their 42-28 victory over the Michigan Wolverines by performing their alma mater song Carmen Ohio at Ohio Stadium on November 29, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: The Playoff Begins Now

The College Football Playoff will determine college football’s first national champion in the new playoff model in January, but the real playoff begins this weekend.

12/02/2014

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Race Heats Up For Final College Football Playoff Spot

TCU slipped to No. 5 after a closer-than-expected win against Kansas on Saturday. And Ohio State moved up two spots to No. 6, ahead of TCU’s Big 12 rival Baylor.

11/19/2014

WACO, TX - NOVEMBER 01: Devin Chafin #28 of the Baylor Bears runs the ball against Ben Heeney #31 of the Kansas Jayhawks at McLane Stadium on November 1, 2014 in Waco, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Big Games In November Separate Contenders From Pretenders

Our expectations before the start of the season can quickly be tarnished in a flash. But no matter what happens, November will always find a way to set the stage for a championship race like no other month can.

11/04/2014

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Zac Brown Band To Perform At College Football Championship Tailgate

The Grammy Award-winning Zac Brown Band will headline the Championship Tailgate party prior to the inaugural College Football Playoff national championship game in January.

10/29/2014

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SEC Dominates First College Football Playoff Rankings

Mississippi State, Florida State, Auburn and Mississippi are the top four teams in the initial College Football Playoff rankings.

10/29/2014

TALLAHASSEE, FL - OCTOBER 18: Jaylon Smith #9 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish hits Dalvin Cook #4 of the Florida State Seminoles during their game at Doak Campbell Stadium on October 18, 2014 in Tallahassee, Florida. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Get Ready To Debate One-Loss Playoff Contenders

Which one-loss team has the edge? So many pivotal games are still to come, and the temperature of the playoff change can be flipped and turned upside down any given week.

10/21/2014

Clint Trickett #9 of the West Virginia Mountaineers directs the offense in the first half against the Baylor Bears  during the game on October 18, 2014 at Mountaineer Field in Morgantown, West Virginia.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Upsets Leave Big 12’s College Playoff Chances In Peril

Upsets like West Virginia beating Baylor and Kansas State surprising Oklahoma have again made the conference impossible to ignore during the regular season.

10/20/2014

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