Conference looks like it won't place a team in the playoff, which may help the Cougars join the fold.
Rap star is quick to celebrate Houston's win against third-ranked Oklahoma.
There are still 11 schools alive for two slots, but there are only three legit contenders.
There are more competitive matchups than usual among season openers.
Can Alabama repeat? Will a non-Power 5 school reach the playoff? And that's just the start.
While Jim Harbaugh made the most noise, Nick Saban quietly came out on top.
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It's a foregone conclusion that this year's semifinal games -- Cotton Bowl and Orange Bowl -- will not match last season's record-setting TV audience.
It has now dispensed with all notions of using analytics in evaluating teams for college football playoff.
In a surprising twist, it's the Owls that are unbeaten in this matchup of ranked teams.