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  1. The Mississippi State Bulldogs don't have to win in Tuscaloosa --...

    Sharon Katz

    A loss in Tuscaloosa won't put an end to the Mississippi State Bulldogs' playoff hopes.

    Story | Conversation | November 12, 2014
  2. Mississippi State Bulldogs, Oregon Ducks, Alabama Crimson Tide am...

    Brian Fremeau

    From weak field-goal kicking to not capitalizing on turnovers, Brian Fremeau looks at what could be the fatal flaw for the top six teams in the CFP Rankings.

    Story | Conversation | November 12, 2014
  3. Top four forecast shakes out after Mississippi State loss, TCU ug...

    Brad Edwards

    With Mississippi State's loss and TCU's ugly win, forecasting contenders is getting harder.

    Story | Conversation | November 02, 2014
  4. Playoff Forecast has Oregon Ducks with best chance to win out

    Brad Edwards

    With two weeks remaining, Oregon has the best chance to win out and make the CFP field while Baylor sits at No. 4 in the Playoff Forecast.

    Story | Conversation | November 02, 2014
  5. Which one-loss playoff contenders are likeliest to run the table?...

    Brian Fremeau

    Which one-loss playoff contenders are likeliest to run the table? Nebraska leads the way to the playoff, while Notre Dame has toughest road ahead, writes Brian Fremeau.

    Story | Conversation | October 28, 2014
  6. Projecting every team with at least a 5 percent chance of making ...

    Brian Fremeau

    After a wild Week 6, Brian Fremeau crunches the numbers and projects a conference-by-conference breakdown of which teams have the best chances of making the inaugural College Football Playoff.

    Story | Conversation | October 09, 2014
  7. Why Mississippi State Bulldogs are a team that can sustain surpri...

    College Football Insiders

    Insider's panel of experts debate which early-season surprise team can sustain success, which team (outside of Michigan) has disappointed most, comeback player of the year so far and which contender should be on Week 6 upset alert.

    Story | Conversation | September 30, 2014
  8. Oklahoma Sooners, Florida State Seminoles most likely to stay und...

    Mel Kiper and Todd McShay

    Which College Football Playoff contender is the best bet to go undefeated? Mel Kiper and Todd McShay make their picks, plus a look at rising prospects and what they'll be watching for next week.

    Story | Conversation | September 29, 2014
  9. Utah Utes, Auburn Tigers among undefeated teams with toughest rem...

    Brian Fremeau

    Insider Brian Fremeau projects the toughest and easiest paths to 12-0 among the country's 25 remaining undefeated teams.

    Story | Conversation | September 24, 2014
  10. Georgia Bulldogs, Alabama Crimson Tide lead wide open SEC title r...

    Brian Fremeau

    Insider Brian Fremeau uses his projection system to handicap the SEC title race and sizes up the obstacles that lie ahead for the top teams in the SEC pecking order, predicting a regular-season record for each.

    Story | Conversation | September 10, 2014
  11. Ranking Week 1 overreactions

    Travis Haney

    It's just one game. That single sentence is a handy guide to avoid a very natural reaction -- which is to overreact. There was plenty of that after Week 1. In several cases involving playoff contenders, it didn't matter whether a team won or lo...

    Blog | September 04, 2014
  12. Florida State's schedule weakest among Power 5 contenders -- Coll...

    Brian Fremeau

    Insider Brian Fremeau projects how Florida State would fare against the schedules of the division favorites in the other Power 5 leagues. The result: at least one extra loss against Alabama's, Georgia's, Oregon's and USC's schedules.

    Story | Conversation | September 03, 2014
  13. What will ND's offense look like in 2014?

    Travis Haney

    As we count down 50 days until the start of the 2014 college football season, ESPN Insider Travis Haney is answering at least one big question a day until South Carolina and Texas A&M's kickoff on Aug. 28. Heisman contenders, breakout freshmen, c...

    Blog | July 11, 2014
  14. Title windows for top 16 contenders

    Travis Haney

    As a part of ESPN.com's college football mock playoff, I thought I would evaluate the current title windows for each of the 16 participants. In 2014, are the teams in their prime for title contention? Are their windows closing (they'd better win n...

    Blog | May 21, 2014
  15. Teams whose odds could improve

    Travis Haney

    When's the last time you could actually get value on Alabama as a national title contender? Been a while, right? Creeping uncertainty after the Sugar Bowl and at the quarterback position makes the Tide, currently 6-1 to win the 2014 national title...

    Blog | March 11, 2014
  16. College Football - Best early national title bets for the 2014 se...

    Will Harris

    Will Harris evaluates early college football national title bets, outlining the favorites, contenders and long shots.

    Story | Conversation | February 16, 2014