2020 ScheduleAll times ET

2020 Schedule
4-0, 1st in Big Ten - East

The CFB Pod: The guys look at the first CFB Playoff rankings, preview Notre Dame-UNC, make their Week 13 picks and talk to Rece Davis

Pollack and Negandhi kick off the podcast discussing the first batch of College Football Playoff rankings, Notre Dame heading to North Carolina down two offensive linemen, Northwestern surprisingly smashing Wisconsin, David’s Dude of the Week, Coastal Carolina’s offense, Maryland-Indiana, JT Daniels impressing in his Georgia debut and their Week 13 picks. Later, Rece Davis hops on to talk about being in the spotlight with Northwestern’s success, BYU landing at No. 14, a nightmare playoff scenario for Cincinnati, the deck being stacked against the Pac-12 and the start of the college basketball season (48:39).


First Take 1st Hour: Bruce Arians has comments on Brady struggles, Paul Finebaum on the first round of CFP rankings, will the NFL postpone Ravens-Steelers, and will the Cowboys disappoint on Thanksgiving?

Max & Ryan Clark react to Bruce Arians' comments about Tom Brady, Paul Finebaum joins to talk about College Football Playoff rankings, the guys debate if the Thanksgiving match-up between the Ravens and Steelers should be postponed due to the Ravens' covid-19 results, also, are the Cowboys more likely to impress or disappoint tomorrow?


Hour 1: College Football...Rankings?

Keyshawn Johnson, Jay Williams, and Zubin Mehenti begin the show reacting to the College Football initial rankings. Is there some SEC bias in the rankings? Should Ohio State have been higher than a one loss Clemson team? Tony Rizzo, ESPN Cleveland joins the show to discuss the temperature in Cleveland.

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Bama, ND, Clemson, OSU lead first CFP rankings

Alabama is No. 1 in the initial College Football Playoff rankings, followed by Notre Dame, Clemson and Ohio State. BYU debuts at No. 14 despite a 9-0 start.

Should Clemson be ranked ahead of Ohio State? (1:39)
Florida, Texas A&M fighting for spot in CFP (1:58)
Trask, Fields show out as they pursue Heisman trophy (2:40)
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Bama unanimous No. 1; Northwestern up to 11

Alabama is now the unanimous No. 1 team in the country, as the top eight teams hold steady. Northwestern, however, jumped up to No. 11 as it remains unbeaten.

Team Stats

Passing Yards302.0Tied-22nd
Rushing Yards233.316th
Points For45.37th
Points Against26.0Tied-83rd