Here's a look at the college football hardware that's up for grabs, the finalists for each and who should win.
Expanded bracket would settle Baylor/TCU debate, add Mississippi State and Michigan State.
For the first time this season, Week 11 felt like the sport was on the cusp of its first-ever playoff, with teams' hopes and dreams riding on late field goals, muffed snaps and untimely penalties.
While Ole Miss' playoff hopes suffered a devastating setback for the second week in a row, Auburn, Mississippi State and TCU lived to see another day.
LSU added a final twist before the first College Football Playoff rankings by removing Ole Miss from the ranks of the unbeaten.
Mark Schlabach updates his Way-Too-Early Top 25 based on spring practices.
There's been no drop-off at Oregon under first-year head coach Mark Helfrich.
Set to begin the season as a backup, Oregon's Byron Marshall has taken advantage of his opportunity in the spotlight.
On the rare occasion when Oregon's offense stalled, the Ducks' defense took control.
Oregon QB Marcus Mariota headlines the midseason All-America team.
The NCAA's 27-month investigation into recruiting violations at Oregon rendered a punishment so weak one has to wonder whether its enforcement arm has any teeth left at all.
With a clearer path to perfection, Ohio State overtakes Alabama at No. 1.
Coaches have shuffled, players have declared, and recruits have pledged. It's time to take a second look at the 2013 Top 25.
It's never too early to look ahead to the 2013 season with 10 bold predictions.
Kansas State, Oregon and Notre Dame continue to jockey for position as we enter the homestretch.
Debating the merits of Oregon-USC vs. Alabama-LSU is the subject of this week's On The Mark mailbag.