College football round table discussion on playoffs
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College football round table discussion on playoffs

Championship weekend primer

Photo: Clemson finished the regular season unbeaten

The final weekend of the regular season lived up to expectations, and now we’re finally on the cusp of bowl (and playoff) season.

Before we dive too deeply into December and one of the most exciting part of the year for college football fans, though, there’s one more huge hurdle to get over: Championship Weekend. ... 

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Tom Shanahan

Tom Shanahan

Tom Shanahan is an award-winning sportswriter and the author of "Raye of Light". Tom has also written for the San Diego Union-Tribune, Voice of San Diego,,, and Gameday Central. He has won multiple first-place awards from the San Diego Press Club and first place from the Copley News Service Ring of Truth Awards. The National Football Foundation/San Diego Chapter presented him its Distinguished American Award in 2003 and USA Track and Field’s San Diego Chapter its President’s Award in 2000.

Raye of Light: Jimmy Raye, Duffy Daugherty, the integration of college football and the 1965-66 Michigan State Spartans

By Tom Shanahan; Foreword by Tony Dungy; August Publications

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