These are the players, led by No. 1 Clemson's WR Joe Ngata, who are expected to make big leaps next season.
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Will we get a Trevor Lawrence vs. Justin Fields rematch? Which team could be the next LSU? These are the games, storylines and players we can't wait to see.
- Cincinnati turns to John Cunningham as next AD
- AAC commish: 'Double standard' in CFP rankings
- Sources: USC set to name Cincy's Bohn new AD
- Bearcats' McDonald collapses on field, carted off
Desmond Ridder ran for 105 yards and three touchdowns and threw a scoring pass to lead No. 23 Cincinnati to a 38-6 victory over Boston College on Thursday in the weather-delayed Birmingham Bowl.
John Cunningham will take over for Mike Bohn as athletic director at Cincinnati.
Pro Football Focus digs into the numbers and breaks down who was the best this season all over the defensive side of the ball.
Here are the key players and storylines for every college football bowl game, including the playoff.
See how our experts envision the entire bowl schedule with the final selections so close to being announced.
Antonio Gibson caught a 6-yard touchdown pass from Brady White with 1:14 left and No. 16 Memphis defeated No. 21 Cincinnati 29-24 in the American Athletic Conference championship game on Saturday.
LSU's 37-10 win against Georgia in the SEC title game likely opened up a top-four spot for Oklahoma and perhaps moved the Tigers past Ohio State for No. 1.
From the SEC and Pac-12 all the way down to Division III, here's your complete championship weekend preview.
Who are the must-watch draft talents in the conference championships for the Pac-12, Big Ten and other games? Mel and Todd weigh in.
Kevin Negandhi and David Pollack kick off the podcast by discussing David's appearances across ESPN, their thoughts on championship games and Kevin's eight-team playoff idea. Then the guys preview the conference championship games (8:25), hitting on Utah-Oregon, Baylor-Oklahoma, Cincinnati-Memphis, Georgia-LSU, Clemson-Virginia and Ohio State-Wisconsin. Later, they take listener questions (33:43) on the Group of 5, bowl game swag bags and Christmas. Next, Jonathan Vilma joins the podcast (41:22) to talk about scenarios for the No. 4 seed, his thoughts on Clemson, if he could play college football right now and be the same player he was, and the moment he knew his Miami team was going to beat Nebraska in the national championship game.
With less than a week to go until the final selections are made, see how our experts envision the entire bowl schedule playing out.