College Football Playoff

TUSCALOOSA, AL - NOVEMBER 15: O.J. Howard #88 of the Alabama Crimson Tide pulls in this reception against Will Redmond #2 of the Mississippi State Bulldogs at Bryant-Denny Stadium on November 15, 2014 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Alabama Rolls To No. 1, Race For No. 4 Heats Up

With just three weeks until the College Football Playoff committee releases its final rankings, Alabama, Oregon and Florida State seem to be in control of their championship chances.

97.1 The Ticket–11/19/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - OCTOBER 25:  Michigan State head football coach Mark Dantonio watches the action from the sidelines during the fourth quarter of the game against the Michigan Wolverines at Spartan Stadium on October 25, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. The Wolverines defeated the Spartans 35-11.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Dantonio On Playoff: ‘I Would Love To See A Big Ten Team Play In There’

Only weeks removed from the defeat by Ohio State, Dantonio said he would want the Buckeyes to be included if the Spartans were not.

CBS Detroit–11/18/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - OCTOBER 25:  Michigan State head football coach Mark Dantonio watches the action from the sidelines during the fourth quarter of the game against the Michigan Wolverines at Spartan Stadium on October 25, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. The Wolverines defeated the Spartans 35-11.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Dantonio: ‘Things Happen Good For You If You Win The Next Game’

Michigan State’s chances to make the playoff appear to be miniscule, but Dantonio says the Spartans still have plenty to play for.

CBS Detroit–11/11/2014

WACO, TX - NOVEMBER 01: Devin Chafin #28 of the Baylor Bears runs the ball against Ben Heeney #31 of the Kansas Jayhawks at McLane Stadium on November 1, 2014 in Waco, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Big Games In November Separate Contenders From Pretenders

Our expectations before the start of the season can quickly be tarnished in a flash. But no matter what happens, November will always find a way to set the stage for a championship race like no other month can.

11/04/2014

EUGENE, OR - NOVEMBER 1: Quarterback Marcus Mariota #8 of the Oregon Ducks runs out onto the field after the game against the Stanford Cardinal at Autzen Stadium on November 1, 2014 in Eugene, Oregon. Oregon won the game 45-16.(Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

Oregon’s Rebound Continues With Stanford Win

Marcus Mariota says the Oregon Ducks refuse to let the loss to Arizona back at the start of October define their season.

97.1 The Ticket–11/03/2014

STATE COLLEGE, PA - OCTOBER 25: Urban Meyer head coach of the Ohio State Buckeyes coaches during the game against the Penn State Nittany Lions on October 25, 2014 at Beaver Stadium in State College, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Buckeyes Not Thrilled At No. 16 On Playoff List

Urban Meyer took a look at the initial College Football Playoff rankings on Wednesday.

97.1 The Ticket–10/30/2014

LEXINGTON, KY - OCTOBER 25: Dan Mullens the head coach of the Mississippi State Bulldogs gives instructions to his team during the game against the Kentucky Wildcats at Commonwealth Stadium on October 25, 2014 in Lexington, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Mississippi State, Florida State Top Playoff List

The College Football Playoff selection committee has spoken — and it likes the SEC.

97.1 The Ticket–10/29/2014

PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 05:  Broadcaster Chris Fowler speaks onstage during the "BCS Title Game" panel at the ESPN portion of the 2011 Winter TCA press tour held at the Langham Hotel on January 5, 2011 in Pasadena, California.  (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

ESPN’s Chris Fowler Slams Notion That Network Is SEC-Biased

College GameDay host Chris Fowler had some words for those who think that ESPN and the new College Football Playoff selection committee might be biased enough to pick two SEC teams this winter.

97.1 The Ticket–10/25/2014

TALLAHASSEE, FL - OCTOBER 18: Jaylon Smith #9 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish hits Dalvin Cook #4 of the Florida State Seminoles during their game at Doak Campbell Stadium on October 18, 2014 in Tallahassee, Florida. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Get Ready To Debate One-Loss Playoff Contenders

Which one-loss team has the edge? So many pivotal games are still to come, and the temperature of the playoff change can be flipped and turned upside down any given week.

10/21/2014

STARKVILLE, MS - OCTOBER 04: Brandon Holloway #10 of the Mississippi State Bulldogs reaches for the goal line over Armani Watts #23 of the Texas A&M Aggies during the third quarter of a game at Davis Wade Stadium on October 4, 2014 in Starkville, Mississippi. Mississippi State won the game 48-31. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: You Cannot Script Drama As Good As This

Each week of college football should be seen as a chapter, and the season the full novel. The only thing is, you cannot script drama this good.

10/07/2014

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