College Football Playoff

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: Stage For Awesome Playoff Set And How The Big 12 Can Join The Fun 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 the Big 12 saw not one but two worthy candidates be shutout of the playoff.

12/10/2014

Head coach Jimbo Fisher of the Florida State Seminoles celebrates with the trophy after defeating the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets to win the Atlantic Coast Conference championship on December 6, 2014 in Greenville, North Carolina. Florida State won 37-35.  (Source: Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Georgia Tech Upset Bid Falls Short Vs. FSU

Coach Paul Johnson felt his Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets needed to play a flawless game to beat defending national champion Florida State.

12/07/2014

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TCU Jumps FSU Into Third In Playoff Rankings

TCU moved up to No. 3 in the final College Football Playoff rankings before the teams are selected to play in the national semifinals, becoming the latest team to jump past undefeated Florida State.

12/02/2014

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

Jameis Winston #5 of the Florida State Seminoles throws the ball against the Miami Hurricanes during third quarter action on November 15, 2014 at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Source: Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

FSU Rises Above Pressure, Rises Back To No. 1

The Miami Hurricanes gave them a run for their money, but the Florida State Seminoles were once again able to overcome a second half deficit.

11/16/2014

The Miami Hurricanes huddle during a game against the North Carolina Tar Heels at Sun Life Stadium on November 1, 2014 in Miami Gardens, Florida.  (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Key Storylines For Miami-Florida State Game

Here are some of the main storylines heading into Saturday’s matchup between Miami and Florida State.

11/13/2014

Quarterback Jameis Winston #5 of the Florida State Seminoles looks on from the sidelines during the game at Doak Campbell Stadium on November 8, 2014 in Tallahassee, Florida. (Source: Jeff Gammons/Getty Images)

Winston’s FSU Hearing Pushed Back To December 1st

Florida State has pushed Jameis Winston’s code of conduct hearing back to Dec. 1, a person familiar with the case said Wednesday.

11/12/2014

Duke Johnson #8 of the Miami Hurricanes celebrates a touchdown during a game against the North Carolina Tar Heels at Sun Life Stadium on November 1, 2014 in Miami Gardens, Florida.  (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Hurricanes Eager For Challenge Of Facing No. 2 FSU

The Miami Hurricanes have been steadily improving as their season has progressed, but the team’s biggest test is coming up on Saturday.

11/10/2014

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

Josh Robinson #13 of the Mississippi State Bulldogs celebrates his touchdown against the Auburn Tigers at Davis Wade Stadium on October 11, 2014 in Starkville, Mississippi.  (Source: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Mississippi State, Florida State Top Playoff List

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

10/28/2014

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