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College Football Playoff Not Interested In Moving Semis Off New Year's Eve

The College Football Playoff is not interested in ESPN’s suggestion to move next season’s semifinals from New Year’s Eve to Saturday, Jan. 2.

The Sports Business Journal first reported high-ranking ESPN executives had talked to College Football Playoff officials about switching the dates for the 2016 semifinals. 467 more words


Arkansas AD Jeff Long to continue in role as CFB Playoff Chairman

The planning for year two of the College Football Playoff continues with a familiar face filling the role of chairman. Arkansas Athletics Director Jeff Long… 407 more words

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4th Down Hangover

El cambio trae consigo incertidumbre, en mayor o menor grado. La mayoría de las veces el cambio surge con la intención de perfeccionar el status quo. 645 more words

CFB Playoff championship game crew working together for first time tonight

The football postseason, both in college bowl games and the NFL playoffs, has been full of officiating controversies. With any luck, Monday night’s College Football Playoff national championship game will buck the trend with Ohio State and Oregon vying for the national championship. 237 more words

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The Doug Gottlieb Show Weekly Rewind 12/8-12/12

BILL HANCOCK – 12/8/14
College Football Playoff executive director

“Our group has not talked at all about expanding. As a matter of fact, they unanimously agreed to go to 12 years because we wanted people to get to know and love this format. 162 more words


Bill Hancock Says "Body of Work" Led to OSU's Selection, "Added a Significant Check Mark to Their Resume" Against Wisconsin

College Football Playoff Executive Director Bill Hancock joined Bull & Fox to talk about why Ohio State was selected over TCU and Baylor for the final spot in the playoff, whether the committee will re-consider releasing weekly rankings in the future, why other teams moved in the rankings without playing any games, Art Briles’ comments on the committee and needing to be more regionalized and whether a traditional Rose Bowl matchup with Ohio State and Oregon was ever considered. 66 more words


Bill Hancock: 'Eight Teams Would Create Many More Issues'

After seven weekly installments – none more breathtaking than the last – the College Football Playoff committee has spoken. No. 1 Alabama (12-1) will play No. 514 more words