2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
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What makes every playoff contender so good

From Georgia's defense to Oklahoma's newfound explosiveness and Ohio State's skill corps, we look at each title contender's greatest strength.

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College football SP+ rankings after Week 7

Despite the week-to-week chaos of the 2021 season, the truly elite teams are starting to separate themselves in the SP+ rankings.

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Who will make the College Football Playoff?

With help from the Allstate Playoff Predictor, you can pick a top title contender, play out its season and see what chances it has to make the top four at the end of the year.

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College football SP+ rankings after Week 6

On the heels of a dominant Ohio State win and Alabama's upset loss, the Buckeyes are No. 2 in the latest SP+ rankings, behind only Georgia.

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Doerer makes late FG, No. 14 Irish beat Hokies 32-29

— Jack Coan's play in the first quarter for No. 14 Notre Dame on Saturday night got him benched. What he did in the fourth quarter made the Fighting Irish winners, and left coach Brian Kelly gushing about his senior quarterback.

Notre Dame fights back in final minutes to escape VaTech with a win (3:16)
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Notre Dame survives Va Tech on game-winning FG (0:54)
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Hour 2: Popularity Contest

Jose Bosa rips the refs after the Chargers win over the Raiders. Will the Bolts ever be relevant in LA? Paul Finebaum stops by to discuss the latest Urban Meyer controversy, as well as Notre Dame's loss to Cincinnati. Plus, Keyshawn's Top 7 teams in the NFL right now.

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Notre Dame, Oklahoma and the battle over 'Play Like A Champion Today'

A group led by Lou Holtz acquired the trademark to the expression synonymous with Notre Dame and entered into an exclusive licensing agreement with the Fighting Irish. But Oklahoma -- which has its own history with the phrase -- isn't thrilled about it.

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Clemson out of AP Top 25 for first time since '14

Iowa is up to No. 3 and Cincinnati has its highest ranking in 12 years, but amid a topsy-turvy college football season, mainstay Clemson is on the outside looking in at the AP Top 25 for the first time since 2014.

Team Stats

Passing Yards270.5Tied-31st
Rushing Yards97.3Tied-117th
Points For31.0Tied-89th
Points Against24.368th