Is Florida State ducking Clemson or are they just trying to follow protocol and keep players safe. Dabo Swinney doesn't think the latter is true.
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The CFB Pod: The guys look back on Week 12, look ahead to the first CFP rankings, and discuss the war of words between Clemson and Florida State
Herbie and Negandhi kick off the podcast discussing what they might see in the first batch of College Football Playoff rankings, BYU turning down a game against Washington, Notre Dame-UNC, Dabo Swinney’s raging against Florida State, Indiana’s near comeback against Ohio State, Northwestern having Wisconsin’s number and the Iron Bowl.
- Norvell denies Dabo claim that FSU ducked Tigers
- Swinney: COVID-19 'excuse' for FSU nixing game
- Bama unanimous No. 1; Northwestern up to 11
- No. 4 Clemson at Florida State game postponed
After Dabo Swinney suggested Florida State ducked Saturday's game using a Clemson player's positive COVID-19 test as an excuse, Seminoles coach Mike Norvell emphatically denied the charge.
Rex Ryan joins the show for his weekly spot, and we react to Dabo Swinney's most recent comments on Audio Files.
Which top team needs to be on upset alert this weekend? Let us know in the Capital One Fan Vote.
Clemson Athletic Director Dan Radokovich joins the show to give us an inside look at how the postponed Clemson/FSU game went down. We also visit with Pitt men's basketball coach Jeff Chapel who gets us ready for the start of basketball and brags about his Steelers, Plus we look at the best catches from the weekend in "Wide Receiver U"..
The ACC Network's Eric Mac Lain tells us what he knows about the Clemson/FSU situation as both team’s medical personnel couldn’t agree on playing the game. Eric also gives his ACC power rankings and has Notre Dame, Clemson, and Miami as his top 3. Plus we look back at the ACC action that did take place and give you the best, and the worst from this past weekend.
There's a new team atop the Big 12. Who else made a jump in this week's college football conference power rankings?
Not only is Ceyair Wright the sixth-best cornerback recruit in the Class of 2021, but he will also play LeBron James' son in "Space Jam: A New Legacy."
Mark and Wes give their thoughts on the postponed Clemson/FSU game, and if things were handled the best way possible. Plus we take a look at the games that were played over the weekend. And we congratulate the Clemson men's soccer team as they win the ACC Championship.
Patrick Mahomes might be the top QB to be drafted since 2017, but 2021 prospect Trevor Lawrence ranks higher than you'd think.
Peter Burns believes that COVID limitations are affecting the Heisman race in a major way.
Dabo Swinney said Florida State used a Clemson player's positive test for COVID-19 as 'an excuse to cancel' Saturday's game.
The top of the AP Top 25 college football poll remains the same, but there's plenty of movement in the back half. Here's what's next for each ranked team.
Paul Sabin ESPN Analytics
Who is in a good spot heading into Tuesday's first College Football Playoff committee rankings?
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.
Seth Walder ESPN Analytics
Who controls their own destiny? These are the teams with the best chance to reach the playoff if they win out. Teams like Alabama, Notre Dame and Ohio State have a clear path. But for teams like USC and Cincinnati, the future is murkier.
Alabama and Ohio State continue to trade the top spot, while the numbers still aren't quite buying into resurgent Northwestern. Let's break down why not in this week's SP+ rankings.
Ahead of the first College Football Playoff rankings release on Tuesday, we project all the bowl games.
The Allstate Playoff Predictor breaks down which teams have the best chance to make this season's College Football Playoff.
College Football Playoff takeaways: Alabama rolls, Ohio State survives and Northwestern (!) stays in the hunt
Clemson had an unexpected day off and Notre Dame was on a bye as the top four in the CFP race remains unchanged, but unbeaten Northwestern just might give Ohio State problems in the unpredictable Big Ten.
The Big Ten featured two of the biggest games of the week. How will Ohio State's win and Wisconsin's loss impact this week's Power Rankings? And where does Oklahoma's big Bedlam victory slot the Sooners? All of that and more from Week 12.
In a very 2020 weekend in college football, Indiana nearly upset Ohio State, Cincinnati proved it belongs in the playoff discussion and Coastal Carolina stayed undefeated.