What a College Football Playoff with 12 Teams Could Look Like Midway through the 2021 Season

What a College Football Playoff with 12 Teams Could Look Like Midway through the 2021 Season

It may not be here yet, but an extended playoff is looming over college football. We regularly check in with the Allstate Playoff Predictor’s projections for the latest proposal for a 12-team playoff to find out what the playoff would look like in 2021 if we had that format. Who would it help? Who would … Read more

College Football Overreactions — Is Alabama Done? Will a running back win the Heisman?

College Football Overreactions — Is Alabama Done?  Will a running back win the Heisman?

We’ve reached the midpoint of what was an unpredictable 2021 college football season. Already 40 ranked teams have lost, including defending champion Alabama on Saturday night. That’s the most in the first six weeks of the season in the AP poll era (since 1936), according to data from ESPN Stats & Information. And the number … Read more

Argument over loss of Alabama’s college football to Texas A&M led to deadly shooting, police say

Argument over loss of Alabama’s college football to Texas A&M led to deadly shooting, police say

BESSEMER, Ala. – An argument over the loss of the Crimson Tide to Texas A&M on Saturday led to a deadly shooting at an Alabama home, police said. Two men started fighting over which team was better at a meeting in the Birmingham suburb of Bessemer as the game was in its final minutes on … Read more

Georgia Bulldogs New #1 in AP Top 25; Alabama Crimson Tide drops to 5th after loss

Georgia Bulldogs New #1 in AP Top 25;  Alabama Crimson Tide drops to 5th after loss

Georgia was the new No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll Sunday by unanimous decision, taking first place in the regular season for the first time since November 1982. The Bulldogs (62 votes in first place) have moved up one spot in the AP Top 25, a day after Alabama lost preseason No. … Read more

Unranked Texas A&M Shocks #1 Alabama, Breaks 100-Game Streak

Unranked Texas A&M Shocks #1 Alabama, Breaks 100-Game Streak

Host Texas A&M shocked Alabama on Saturday night, beating the top-ranked Crimson Tide 41-38 thanks to a walk-off field goal from Seth Small. The Aggies’ win broke Alabama’s run of 100 straight wins against unranked opponents, the longest streak in the AP poll era. The Crimson Tide came in on Saturday after winning 19 consecutive … Read more