Playoff Contenders- Week 11

On Tuesday, we had the first release of the college football playoff rankings. This Top 25 poll will serve as the official ranking system for the remainder of the season. We now have a better perspective on how the playoff committee views each of the top teams across...

Playoff Contenders- Week 10

As we enter the month of November, the list of playoff contenders has become quite small. Heading into this past weekend, there were 14 teams that still had an opportunity to make the playoffs. You can view this list at Playoff Contenders- Week 9. But after another...

Playoff Contenders- Week 9

Week 8 of the college football season was very enjoyable. There were several exciting games, as well as many surprising moments.  We had our second major upset of the season (Illinois over Wisconsin), and we had a handful of dramatic finishes. So let’s take...

Playoff Contenders- Week 8

There were many great games that took place over the weekend. Once again, there were several teams that suffered their second loss of the season. As a result, those teams are now eliminated from playoff contention. As we head into the weekend, let’s consider our...

Playoff Contenders- Week 7

This weekend will mark the halfway point of the regular season. Despite having so much football left to be played, the list of potential playoff contenders is becoming quite small. Many teams have already suffered their second loss of the season, and therefore, have...

Playoff Contenders- Week 6

The first month of college football is now complete. As we move forward into October, more playoff contenders will continue to fall by the wayside. Heading into last weekend, our list included 27 teams. Let’s take a look at which teams survived in our Playoff...