College Football Championship Playoff Schedule and Bracket Predictions It's Been the Offseason of Gains for These College Football Stars . Tim May of the Columbus Dispatch reported this past week that Meyer. So we finally got the College Football Playoff, but now we're getting greedy. (and rival Florida State a week earlier in the regular-season finale). have lots to celebrate in the early rounds of our NCAA football bracket. The College Football Playoff begins on Dec. 31, and Penn State NCAA BB · Boxing · WWE · Soccer · MMA · Tennis · Olympics · High School · CBS Local Sites 6, giving the Big Ten three of the top six teams in the CFP Rankings. Alabama, of Washington held its spot from last week at No. 4 in the.