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SEC commissioner Mike Slive. (Getty Images)

Mike Slive Will Retire As SEC Commissioner In July

The SEC has won 67 national titles across 15 sports since Slive took over in 2002.

CBS Chicago–10/14/2014

TALLAHASSEE, FL - OCTOBER 5: Jameis Winston #5 of the Florida State Seminoles winds up for a pass against the Maryland Terrapins during the first half on October 5, 2013 at Doak Campbell Stadium in Tallahassee, Florida. The Seminoles went to beat the Terrapins 63-0. (Photo by Jeff Gammons/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: It May Be Hard To Admit, But The BCS Got It Right

Are the two best teams in the country right now scheduled to collide in Pasadena, California? It would be difficult to prove otherwise.

12/10/2013

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Sports Verdict: Should A One-Loss Team Be In The BCS Championship Game?

With the shocking loss of Alabama to Auburn, questions again arise regarding the optimization of the BCS system. One of the primary issues up for debate: should a team with one loss be eligible for the title game?

12/05/2013

ACKSONVILLE, FL - JANUARY 02: Members of the Ohio State Buckeyes take the field during warmups at the TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl against the Florida Gators at EverBank Field on January 2, 2012 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Ohio State A Win Away From BCS Title Shot, Whether SEC Likes It Or Not

If Ohio State gets by the defensive juggernaut of Michigan State in Indianapolis, the Buckeyes absolutely deserve to head to the final BCS Championship Game of the BCS era regardless of what happens at the SEC Championship in Atlanta.

12/03/2013

LINCOLN, NE - NOVEMBER 16: Quarterback Connor Cook #18 of the Michigan State Spartans looks for help during their game against the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Memorial Stadium on November 16, 2013 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Biggest Question Now Is Michigan State Or Oklahoma State?

The easy question is to ask if Ohio State is better than Baylor, but the real question should ask if Michigan State is better than Oklahoma State. That is the most important question over the next few weeks, but it will not matter if Alabama and Florida State run the table to collide in Pasadena.

11/18/2013

COLUMBUS, OH - OCTOBER 26: C.J. Barnett #4 of the Ohio State Buckeyes celebrates an interception against the Penn State Nittany Lions at Ohio Stadium on October 26, 2013 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Ohio State Is Going To Pasadena, But For Which Game?

It feels weird to suggest that an undefeated Ohio State team could have absolutely no shot to play in the national championship game, but that is the reality staring down at the Buckeyes right now following the release of the latest BCS standings Sunday night.

11/12/2013

CLEMSON, SC - AUGUST 31: A view of the BCS National Championship Trophy during their game at Memorial Stadium on August 31, 2013 in Clemson, South Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Which BCS Buster Has Inside Track To The Bowl Championship Series?

Northern Illinois looks to become the second back-to-back BCS Buster in the history of the BCS, joining TCU. Fresno State, currently the top team in the BCS-busting Mountain West Conference, is looking to reach their first BCS bowl game. So, who has the best shot?

10/29/2013

Nick Saban with the Coaches' Trophy. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

College Football Playoff To Use New Trophy

The iconic crystal football awarded to the winner of the BCS National Championship game will make its final appearance this season.

670 The Score–07/23/2013

The 2013 BCS National Championship Game at Sun Life Stadium. (Getty Images)

The New College Football Playoff Name Is… ‘College Football Playoff’

The Bowl Championship Series will be replaced by the College Football Playoff.

CBS Chicago–04/23/2013

Alabama players celebrate winning the 2012 BCS National Championship. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Report: Alabama Players Received PEDs Before 2012 National Championship

A report from Sports Illustrated claims members of Alabama’s 2012 National Championship team received banned substances produced by Sports with Alternatives to Steroids prior to the BCS championship game.

CBS Chicago–01/30/2013

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Bama Bashes Notre Dame 42-14 In BCS Title Game

Alabama rolled to its second consecutive BCS championship, and third in four seasons, beating No. 1 Notre Dame 42-14 in a BCS championship game that was no classic after all.

01/07/2013

The BCS National Championship trophy. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Hoge On College Football: Ranking All 35 Bowl Games

To help you out, Adam Hoge ranked all 35 bowl games in order of how much attention you should pay to each one.

CBS Chicago–12/14/2012

Anthony Wells celebrates NIU's MAC Championship Game win with an orange. (Photo by Dave Reginek/Getty Images)

NIU Has Distributed More Orange Bowl Tickets Than Florida State So Far

Considering the Orange Bowl is played in the state of Florida, you would think it would be pretty easy for Florida State to sell more tickets than Northern Illinois for the New Year’s Day bowl game.

CBS Chicago–12/11/2012

Alabama celebrates its national championship. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Complete College Bowl Schedule

The matchups are set and fans can now begin preparing to watch their favorite college team in a bowl game.

670 The Score–12/03/2012

Notre Dame helmet. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Notre Dame, Awaiting Title Opponent, Enjoys Top Ranking

The postgame roars from Notre Dame’s locker room echoed right through the Coliseum’s thick cement walls and metal beams Saturday night, moving around the 89-year-old arena like a long-absent force of nature.

11/25/2012

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Photo: Notre Dame Lands On Cover Of Sports Illustrated

Armed with an 11-0 record and a shot at the National Championship, No. 1 Notre Dame is back on top.

670 The Score–11/20/2012

Notre Dame helmet. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Notre Dame No. 1 In BCS Standings, AP Poll

Notre Dame was No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll released Sunday and Alabama was No. 2 after a pair of stunning Saturday night upsets rearranged the rankings. When the BCS standings came out later Sunday, they lined up the same way.

11/18/2012

Troy Niklas catches a touchdown pass against the Boston College. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Notre Dame Still Needs Help To Reach BCS Title Game

Notre Dame (.9396) is third, not too far behind, but most likely in need of a loss by Oregon or Kansas State to reach the title game on Jan. 7 in Miami.

CBS Chicago–11/11/2012

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Kelly Will Let Others Worry About BCS Debate

Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly isn’t interested in stepping in to the debate over which teams should play in the national title game.

CBS Chicago–11/06/2012

Jim Delany. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Delany: College Football Playoff Won’t Start A Year Early

Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany expects the new college football playoff to be finalized by Jan. 1, but he ruled out the possibility of the new four-team tournament starting next season.

CBS Chicago–10/25/2012

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