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College Football Playoff National Championship Trophy - November 25, 2014

Posted by Michael Humes on December 10, 2014

Inaugural College Football Playoff Highlights ESPN’s 38-Game Post-Season Bowl Schedule

ESPN’s extensive coverage of the 2014-15 college football season will culminate with 38 post-season games, highlighted by every matchup of the inaugural College Football Playoff format. With the new post-season format – four teams meeting in semifinals followed by a championship contest between the winning programs – ESPN and ESPN Radio will provide New Year’s [...]

College football helmets - July 11, 2013

Posted by Michael Humes on December 10, 2014

ESPN’s Record-Setting College Football Coverage Garners Millions of Viewers

ESPN’s FBS Telecasts Reach Nearly 200 Million Viewers; WatchESPN Generates More than 1.2 Billion Live Minutes Viewed ABC Saturday Night Football Most-Viewed Weekly Prime Series Significant Viewership Increases for ESPN on Saturday Nights ESPN and ABC Win on Saturday Nights Iron Bowl – Record Regular-Season Telecast for ESPN and WatchESPN; Season’s Most-Viewed Game on TV [...]

Auburn Tigers / Alabama Crimson Tide - November 28, 2014

Posted by Michael Humes on December 4, 2014

College Football: Record Audience for Iron Bowl Leads ESPN to its Most-Viewed Regular-Season Saturday

• Auburn at Alabama Season’s Most-Viewed Game • ABC Overall Audience Growth Led by Most-Viewed Weekly Prime Series Saturday Night Football • Significant Viewership Increases for ESPN Saturday Nights • Saturday Night Winners ESPN’s nearly 15 consecutive hours of college football studio and game content on Saturday, Nov. 29 – beginning at 9 a.m. ET [...]

FSU Seminoles - September 20, 2014

Posted by Michael Humes on December 1, 2014

College Football: Four Conference Championships, No. 12 Kansas State at No. 7 Baylor and FCS Second Round Action

Note: Release includes College Football Playoff Rankings released on November 25 ESPN’s college football game schedule for this week will include multiple contests involving teams that are currently in the discussion for one of the four spots in the inaugural College Football Playoff, highlighted by four conference championship games and No. 12 Kansas State at [...]

Baltimore Ravens vs. Cincinnati Bengals - September 19, 2010

Posted by Michael Humes on November 24, 2014

NCAA Division I Football Championship Begins Saturday

ESPN will continue its extensive season-long coverage of the Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) – nearly 200 games involving more than 90 FCS programs – with every game of the NCAA Division I Football Championship. Action will begin Saturday, Nov. 29, with all eight first-round games on ESPN3. Second-round games Saturday, Dec. 6, will originate from [...]

Alabama Crimson Tide - November 15, 2014

Posted by Michael Humes on November 24, 2014

College Football: Rivalry Week including Auburn-Alabama, Oregon-Oregon State, Florida-Florida State & Michigan-Ohio State

Note: Release includes College Football Playoff Rankings released on November 18 ESPN’s college football game schedule for this week will include eight of the top 11 teams in the College Football Playoff rankings and many of the sport’s top rivalries. Highlights for Saturday, Nov. 29: ESPN and ABC will combine to televise the top three [...]

Baltimore Ravens vs. Cincinnati Bengals - September 19, 2010

Posted by Michael Humes on November 20, 2014

College Football: North Dakota State at Montana Opens 2015 Season in Second Annual FCS Kickoff

One-Hour NCAA Division I Football Championship Selection Show Sunday on ESPNU Exclusive Coverage of Entire Championship begins Saturday, Nov. 29 ESPN will open the 2015 college football season with North Dakota State at Montana in an FCS Kickoff matchup between two of the sport’s winningest programs on Saturday, Aug. 29, at 3:30 p.m. ET on [...]

Texas Longhorns vs. UCLA Bruins - September 17, 2011

Posted by Michael Humes on November 17, 2014

College Football: Undefeated No. 3 Florida State, Showdowns between Top SEC and Pac-12 Teams, and More

Note: Release includes College Football Playoff Rankings released on November 11 ESPN’s college football coverage for Saturday, Nov. 22, will be highlighted by telecasts involving multiple teams currently leading their respective conferences. Highlights: ABC will televise undefeated No. 3 Florida State against ACC foe Boston College and No. 20 Wisconsin, the top team in the [...]