OSU is the Big Ten's best CFP hope after a bad Week 3
Michigan lost to Notre Dame. Penn State needed OT to beat Appalachian State. And Wisconsin lost to BYU. Well, Ohio State, the Big Ten's playoff hopes are on you.
College Football Playoff picks after Week 3
No one has touched Alabama, the easy No. 1 playoff pick. Who else is joining the Crimson Tide?
When Ohio State kept TCU and the Big 12 out of the playoff
In 2014, Ohio State jumped from fifth on the final weekend to take a playoff spot from TCU in the CFP's first season. The decision triggered a big change for the Big 12.
What we learned about the top 10 playoff contenders
The CFP picture didn't change in Week 2, but there were plenty of lessons about the road ahead.
College Football Playoff picks after Week 2
Clemson held on against Texas A&M to keep its spot in the playoff race. Alabama is a no-brainer. Did Ohio State do enough to make our experts' top four?
The race for the fourth playoff spot is already on
True, Week 1 isn't even over, but opinions are most certainly already being formed by the playoff committee after the Pac-12, Notre Dame and Big 12 results.
College Football Playoff picks after Week 1
Alabama and Clemson hold the top two positions, while there was some disagreement over who filled the final two slots.
GameDay Kickoff: There's no easing into Week 1 in the playoff era
Thursday begins five straight days of college football that include four matchups between preseason top-25 teams, potential image boosts for several conferences and, oh yeah, plenty of College Football Playoff implications. Let's go!
The only 14 teams that can win the College Football Playoff
ESPN Analytics has identified 19 teams that have at least a 1 percent chance to make the College Football Playoff this season, and of those only 14 have a chance to win it.
Why Auburn and Ohio State will decide the playoff
Auburn and Ohio State combine to play in six of the seven most important games of the season, according to ESPN's Playoff Predictor.
CFB Playoff Predictor likes Clemson better than Alabama
ESPN's new Playoff Predictor loves Clemson in 2018. The Big 12? Not so much. And watch out for Notre Dame.
The College Football Playoff Predictor
Brad Edwards breaks down the five most important metrics that have led to teams making the College Football Playoff in the first four seasons.
Alabama-Clemson, Round IV? Bring it on
With the Cavs and Warriors set for another battle, we started thinking again why three Bama-Clemson matchups could be just the beginning.
2018-19 College Football Playoff and bowl schedule
Here's a look at the entire College Football Playoff and bowl lineup for 2018-19.
FPI projects Clemson as the clear 2018 favorite
Brad Edwards unveils the preseason FPI for the top contending teams and how it could impact the College Football Playoff.
Four early playoff questions to consider as spring ball kicks off
Questions surrounding the 2018 College Football Playoff race focus on Georgia's nonconference slate and a Big Ten East chock-full of contenders.
The 12 games that will define the College Football Playoff race
One game certainly can make all the difference in the CFP era. Here are 12 games this upcoming season that could define a program. (Jim Harbaugh's Wolverines have three of them.)
CFP selection committee appoints Lott, 5 more
Ronnie Lott, a member of both the College Football and Pro Football Hall of Fame, has been appointed to the College Football Playoff selection committee.
Watch: 10-year-old Alabama fan offers in-depth analysis of Crimson Tide victory
A young fan's analysis of Alabama's performance in the title game, Nick Saban's QB switch and the team's overall strategy is right on the mark.
Jalen Hurts might be Tua Tagovailoa's biggest fan, but for how long?
The question is already being asked: Who will be Alabama's starting quarterback in 2018? Expect that drama to get started during spring practice.
How Tua Tagovailoa became Alabama's unlikely legend
Nick Saban saw Alabama couldn't run the ball against Georgia, so he inserted a freshman gunslinger at QB. It was a gutsy call only Saban could make.