How Ohio State's loss will affect other playoff hopefuls
Ohio State's first loss of the season to Purdue didn't just deal a blow to the Buckeyes' playoff résumé, it also gave new life to other one-loss hopefuls.
College Football Playoff picks after Week 8
With Ohio State's loss to Purdue, a spot has opened for a new contender. Our experts believe LSU has earned it with its win over Mississippi State.
Ranking the one-loss teams by playoff potential
One loss might not sink a team with College Football Playoff hopes, but it does mean that everything now has to fall perfectly into place for a top-four spot in the committee's final rankings.
The most interesting CFP scenarios for the second half
Is the Pac-12 out? Can the SEC or Big Ten get two teams in? What if Notre Dame or UCF finish undefeated? Let's run down all these second-half possibilities.
What a wild Saturday means for CFP race
The Week 7 results won't help the SEC get two teams in the playoff, but Notre Dame is still in the hunt.
College Football Playoff picks after Week 7
Alabama is still at the top, but Georgia's loss opens another spot in the top four. Which teams do our experts like to take advantage?
Playoff race heating up in Pac-12, Big Ten, SEC country
A Saturday loss could spell CFP elimination for LSU and Michigan, but results in two key Pac-12 games just might KO the entire conference's CFP shot.
Galloway says Pac-12 could be out of CFP
Joey Galloway explains why the Pac-12 conference is in a lot of danger of not having a team make the College Football Playoff.
Palmer says there is a chance a 2-loss team makes the Playoff
Jesse Palmer explains why it's more likely a 2-loss team makes the College Football Playoff than 3 undefeated teams making it.
Pollack: Can't forget Michigan in CFP conversation
David Pollack defends Michigan's College Football Playoff chances if it finishes the season with one loss.
Galloway: Oklahoma has a chance to redeem itself
Joey Galloway and David Pollack explain that Oklahoma can still increase its College Football Playoff hopes with a strong finish to the season.
Herbstreit: Notre Dame's 'an interesting matchup for anybody'
Kirk Herbstreit compliments Notre Dame for having an abundance of talent and confidence compared to past years.
Herbstreit gives Georgia nod at No. 3
Kirk Herbstreit explains why he puts Georgia at No. 3 on his top 6 teams in college football and they could jump to No. 2 with a win against LSU.
2018-19 College Football Playoff and bowl schedule
Here's a look at the entire College Football Playoff and bowl lineup for 2018-19.
Not all undefeated records are created equal
Just because a team is undefeated doesn't mean it's playoff-worthy. Let's compare résumés to figure out who the contenders and pretenders are.
Is Notre Dame finally going to push a Power 5 champ out of the CFP?
Notre Dame is still undefeated, and the schedule looks passable the rest of the way. So if the Irish are in the College Football Playoff, who's out?
College Football Playoff picks after Week 6
Notre Dame passed its toughest test to date with flying colors, besting No. 23 Virginia Tech on the road and making believers out of our experts.
Oklahoma's CFP hopes tumble with loss to Texas
The Sooners' fourth-quarter rally falls short, slicing their odds to make the College Football Playoff by more than half.
Questions the CFP committee can get answers to this weekend
There are 11 undefeated Power 5 teams left in college football, but which ones have staying power? Saturday should start to answer that and several other questions facing each conference.
Projections will be updated after every game and new CFP selection committee ranking.
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