College Football Gets a New Championship Trophy for the Playoff Era

Kenny Dorset@kdorsetDirector of Social MediaJuly 14, 2014


College football is getting a brand-new trophy to go along with the new playoff format starting this year. 

The trophy was unveiled at a press conference Monday:

ESPN's Brett McMurphy provided some more details on the trophy: 

Here's a look at the crystal ball trophy that has been presented since 1986 and will still be awarded to the team at the top of the final coaches poll of the season: 

CLEMSON, SC - AUGUST 31:  A view of the BCS National Championship Trophy during their game at Memorial Stadium on August 31, 2013 in Clemson, South Carolina.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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[College Football Playoff, Associated Press]