1. Pac-12 Looks to Right Ship in College Football Playoff After Disastrous BCS Era

    Pac-12's coaches are mad as hell, and they're not gonna take it anymore! At least David Shaw of Stanford is hopping mad, while his confederates are willing to march behind him to at least provide moral support...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 10 months ago 7,466 reads 70 comments

  2. CFB Playoff Committee Strives for Transparency, but Faces Tough Challenges Ahead

    The College Football Playoff management committee hammered out a series of protocols over a two-day meeting in Dallas that concluded Wednesday...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 10 months ago 3,712 reads 24 comments

  3. Why College Football Playoff Should Always Remain at 4 Teams

    What if last season's college football playoff yielded this quartet of teams vying for the national championship: Florida State, South Carolina, USC and Vanderbilt? Would you be ...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 11 months ago 3,266 reads 25 comments

  4. Notre Dame Enters College Football Playoff Era Under Cloud of Uncertainty

    Notre Dame will enter the College Football Playoff era with a boatload of cash. The Irish last year signed a 10-year extension with NBC , worth a reported $15 million per year, ...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 11 months ago 11,095 reads 65 comments

  5. How Penn State Could've Saved Big East Football

    Imagine the College Football Playoff beginning next season not with five, but six major conferences. The Big East is still at the table, but not splintered into a basketball version ...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 11 months ago 16,529 reads 22 comments

  6. Revised Standings for the College Football Playoff Selection Committee

    There will be no more BCS standings. In fact, there will be no standings with a formula that we can reliably project when the College Football Playoff era begins in the 2014 season...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 11 months ago 5,226 reads 27 comments

  7. Who Has Easiest Path to 2014 College Football National Championship?

    Last week we ranked the toughest schedules for teams with legitimate aspirations of making the inaugural College Football Playoff in 2014. Of course, it makes sense to find out which teams have the easiest schedules...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 12 months ago 25,346 reads 184 comments

  8. Who Has Hardest Path to 2014 College Football National Championship?

    Earlier we examined the nonconference schedules of all 124 teams in FBS' 10 conferences. After dissecting the schedules both for how teams fared in 2013 as well as the intent going ...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 12 months ago 20,944 reads 51 comments

  9. Who Has Easiest Nonconference Schedule for 2014 College Football Season?

    The SEC dominated the BCS era in part thanks to its shrewd scheduling. Member schools have systematically reduced the challenges in nonconference games, making sure to minimize losses outside of SEC play...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 12 months ago 8,786 reads 57 comments

  10. Big 12, ACC Playing Catch-Up Heading into College Football Playoff

    They are supposed to be the "Big Five" conferences as the College Football Playoff era begins in 2014. But upon closer examination, there are really the "Big Three" and then the "Next Two...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 15,021 reads 142 comments