5 College Football Coaches Who Will Benefit and 5 Who Suffer in Playoff Era

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5 College Football Coaches Who Will Benefit and 5 Who Suffer in Playoff Era
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Out with the old and in with the new; the College Football Playoff has finally arrived.

But as the sport moves forward with the new method to decide its national champion, the question as to whether certain coaches will benefit or suffer as a result of the playoff begs to be answered.

Of course there are coaches like Mark Helfrich and David Shaw of Oregon and Stanford, respectively. They'll benefit due to the fact that they'll no longer be knocked from the national title picture after only one loss.

However, for guys like Nick Saban and Jimbo Fisher, they'll now be forced to beat two teams of national title contender caliber to start a dynasty.

With that, check out the rest of the five coaches who are going to love the new playoff and the five that will long for the BCS to make a return.

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