Jan 10, 2012, 11:04am EST
December 7, 2014
Alabama Leads College Football Playoff Semifinals
The first ever semifinals will feature the Tide, Ducks, Seminoles, and Buckeyes.
October 29, 2014
The Selection Committee Isn't Following Its Rules
And that's a good thing! I'm glad they aren't following the guidelines to a T.
October 22, 2014
Large Playoff Flaw Could Be Exposed
It's not a perfect system.
September 5, 2014
Playoff Selection Committee Faces Real Ambiguity
Weird things happen every year, which makes the committee's job really tough.
August 28, 2014
SEC Has Already Won the College Football Playoff
No other conference is in as good of shape as the SEC is.
August 14, 2014
CFB Playoff Rules Are Good, Should Be Better
The 'protocols' leave a lot to be desired, but there is at least one that should provide some of the transparency that was promised
July 22, 2014
Welcome Back to the Conference Wars
That thing we all hated is back!
June 24, 2014
Selection Committee Must Be Seen as Credible
The College Football Playoff doesn't have to be as hated as the BCS was, but that's not out of the realm of possibility.
May 15, 2014
Abandon Hope of Scheduling Consistency
Don't expect to ever see a standardized scheduling format among the power conferences as long as we have the current setup.
April 18, 2014
Peach Bowl Name is Returning
It's going back to being the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl instead of the Chick-fil-A Bowl.
January 8, 2014
Don't Bury the BCS. It's Not Dead Yet.
The acronym is gone, but the new system is very similar.
December 13, 2013
The College Football Playoff Won't Expand Soon
A lot of folks think it'll go from a four to eight-team playoff in the near future. They're wrong.
October 16, 2013
CFP Selection Committee Details Released
Just about everything you want to know about the committee is now public information.
May 17, 2013
Coaches' Poll? No. Legends Poll? Yes.
ACC coaches want the Coaches' Poll to be an element of the College Football Playoff selection process. They're nuts, at best.
May 1, 2013
Will Schedule Strength Affect Playoff Selection?
Many in the sport have argued that the playoff will force teams to beef up their schedules. Is that really true?
April 30, 2013
Three Rules of College Football Playoff Selection
If you're still confused, just remember these three simple things.
April 25, 2013
How College Football Playoff Selection Works
Using the 2012 BCS standings as a guide, here is what the selection process will be in each of the three possible scenarios.
April 24, 2013
College Football Playoff Details Announced
We now know the first championship game site, the full slate of bowls, and the semifinal rotation.
January 6, 2013
Report: Sugar, Rose Bowls to Host First Semifinals
The two grandest games will be doing the playoff honors first according to CBS's Dennis Dodd.
December 11, 2012
Details of New Postseason Money Distribution
There's going to be a lot of money, and the power conferences are going to get most of it.
November 15, 2012
Final Orange Bowl Deal Announced
The SEC will get to play at least three times in Miami.
November 14, 2012
Meet the New Boss (of the Playoffs)
The leader of the old bowl system will be leading the new bowl system. Change we can believe in?
November 12, 2012
New College Football Postseason Format Finalized
It's official: six bowls and access for the mid-majors are components of the new playoff system.
November 9, 2012
New Postseason Format to Be Worth $600M Per Year
In total, the rights fees for the package of six major bowls plus the extra fees for the contract bowls specifically will top $600 million annually.