Everyone focuses on the 'way-too-early top 25', but what about the teams just on the outskirts?
The Patrick Mahomes-Josh Allen classic will be hard to top
Deregulation of the NCAA and the empowerment of college athletes has created a long-awaited opportunity
ACC coaches and officials want other problems solved before tackling potential CFP expansion
The Big 12 is set to expand before Texas and Oklahoma leave, necessitating a divisional split
Phillips believes a year-long review of college football as a whole is necessary prior to expanding the field
Reigning champion Georgia will remain a top-five team entering next season
No one could have predicted many of the events that happened over the last 12 months
The Dawgs impatiently scratched and clawed four decades for a moment that now feels well worth the wait
In some ways, key playoff stakeholders have never been further apart
Georgia brings a throwback mindset into the title game that will look quite familiar to Alabama
Bryce Young may get most of the attention, but Anderson is just as important to the Crimson Tide's game plan
This weekend is seen as a drop-dead date to expand the playoff before the 2024 season begins
Bennett is an unexpected leader in the Bulldogs' quest to end their four-decade national championship drought
Dennis Dodd grades each team for their hires during the college football offseason
Dennis Dodd has covered college football for CBS Sports since it was CBS SportsLine in 1998. He is one of only seven media members to attend all 16 BCS title games and has chronicled conference realignment as well as the start of the College Football Playoff. He's dabbled in NFL, MLB and NHL and believes the College World Series is severely underappreciated. A Missouri grad and former award-winning FWAA president, he previously worked for numerous outlets including The National and the Kansas City Star.