Several items in the news this week registered immediate knee jerk reactions.
Ohio State wins 1st national title in college football’s playoff era.
While thousands of college football fans packed inside Cowboy’s Stadium to see the Oregon Ducks take on the Ohio State Buckeyes for the inaugural college football playoff championship, a different experience transpired outside the game.
U.S. college football’s first-ever playoff national championship game almost didn’t happen for one Oregon Ducks’ fan… until the university called an audible and helped out.
In addition to Arlington police, officers from Fort Worth to Dallas are lending manpower at the College Football National Championship game, which is expected to draw more than 90,000 Duck and Buckeye fans to North Texas.
Bison became the first team to win four straight FCS titles.
While the Cotton Bowl Classic is played Texas, this year it was not won by football team from Texas. The Baylor Bears fell to Michigan State Thursday 42-41.
Playing like a team determined to show it should have been included in the four-team playoff, No. 6 TCU rode three touchdown passes and a dominant defense to a 42-3 rout of No. 9 Mississippi in the Peach Bowl.
No. 15 Arizona State gets a 36-31 victory over Duke on Saturday in the Sun Bowl.
Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter FORT WORTH (AP) – TCU coach Gary Patterson embraced changed and joined an exclusive club. Patterson was voted college football coach of the year by The Associated Press on Wednesday, joining Nick […]
Later this week the Heisman Trophy will add one new member to the most exclusive fraternity in sports. Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota is widely expected to win Oregon’s first.
Oregon’s Marcus Mariota is an overwhelming favorite to win the Heisman, but here are six of the nation’s best players that will NOT be in New York this weekend.