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A general view during the College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Rose Bowl Game presented by Northwestern Mutual at the Rose Bowl on January 1, 2015 in Pasadena, California. (Source: Pool/Getty Images)

ESPN Scores Big In Ratings With College Football Playoff Games

ESPN was last week’s big winner in the Nielsen sweepstakes, not only reigning supreme over its cable rivals but also humbling the broadcast networks.

01/08/2015

A general view of the College Football Playoff Semifinal between the Oregon Ducks and the Florida State Seminoles at the Rose Bowl Game presented by Northwestern Mutual at the Rose Bowl on January 1, 2015 in Pasadena, California.  (Source: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Bowl Ratings Up, Attendance Down In First Year Of Playoff Era

The new playoff era is drawing lots of college football fans to bowl game broadcasts. But it isn’t necessarily bringing more fans into stadium seats.

01/07/2015

Quarterback Jameis Winston #5 of the Florida State Seminoles reacts after losing 59-20 to the Oregon Ducks in the College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Rose Bowl Game presented by Northwestern Mutual at the Rose Bowl on January 1, 2015 in Pasadena, California.  (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Winston’s Woes Part Of Noles’ Streak-Ending Loss

If Jameis Winston heads to the NFL as everybody expects, the Florida State quarterback will remember the Rose Bowl as the site of his greatest achievement and his most disappointing day.

01/01/2015

Quarterback Marcus Mariota #8 of the Oregon Ducks hands the Leishman Trophy to linebacker Tony Washington #91 after defeating the Florida State Seminoles 59-20 in the College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Rose Bowl Game presented by Northwestern Mutual at the Rose Bowl on January 1, 2015 in Pasadena, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Rose Bowl Rout! Oregon Crushes Florida State 59-20

Marcus Mariota and Oregon turned an avalanche of Florida State mistakes into a mountain of points and the Ducks rolled past the defending national champions 59-20 Thursday to turn the first College Football Playoff semifinal into a Rose Bowl rout.

01/01/2015

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TTYM: Watch A ‘Bama ‘Mom’ Attack OU Fans And LeBron James Show Whose King

by @TaraLipinsky More Columns here. In this week’s That Thing You Missed watch the Spartans celebrate the Rose Bowl win ‘Some Kinda Way’, a Crimson Tide faithful attack OU fans, LeBron James’ double alley-oop and Texas parents take […]

01/03/2014

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Bowl Games Are Not Always Winners For Schools

The 2014 Orange Bowl features a matchup of two storied football programs in Ohio State and Clemson. The game is expected to be one of the best of the bowl season, but it’s still possibly a loser for both teams due to the outgoing BCS system.

CBS Miami–01/02/2014

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UCF Clinches Spot In Final BCS

The University of Central Florida Golden Knights team didn’t step foot on a football field Thursday night, but was still able to clinch the school’s first and last Bowl Championship Series Bid.

CBS Miami–12/06/2013

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - JANUARY 05: The National Championship trophy sits on display during Media Day ahead of the Discover BCS National Championship at Sun Life Stadium on January 5, 2013 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

BCS Still Undecided Heading To Championship Weekend

The much-maligned Bowl Championship Series will get underway in January for the final time, but not before going out with a lineup of games that are both stellar and underwhelming.

CBS Miami–12/02/2013

GAINESVILLE, FL - SEPTEMBER 06: Linebacker Brendan Beal #54 and safety Ahmad Black #35 of the Florida Gators celebrate after their victory over the Miami Hurricanes at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium on September 6, 2008 in Gainesville, Florida. Florida defeated Miami 26-3. (Photo by: Doug Benc/Getty Images)

Last Game For A While Between Miami & Florida?

Saturday’s game between the 10th-ranked Gators and the Hurricanes in Miami, the in-state rivals might not play each other for a while — at least not in the regular season.

09/02/2013

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No. 10 Florida Knows Its Identity Under Muschamp

No. 10 Florida doesn’t have any identity issues. The Gators know exactly who they are under third-year coach Will Muschamp: a blue-collar, physical group that’s going to try to beat opponents up and wear them down on both sides of the ball.

CBS Miami–09/01/2013

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