2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
13-0, 1st in American
What are the chances of Cincinnati upsetting Alabama? (1:37)
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3dHeather Dinich

Bama, Michigan, UGA, Cincy to vie for CFP crown

No. 1 Alabama will face No. 4 Cincinnati in the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic, and No. 2 Michigan will face No. 3 Georgia in the Capital One Orange Bowl. The winners on New Year's Eve will advance to the CFP title game.

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2dAdam Rittenberg

Predicting the score of every bowl game

The bowl games have just been announced, but let's not have that stop us from predicting the final score of every matchup.

What Nick Saban thinks Alabama's big CFP challenge is (1:57)
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Luke Fickell: Cincy is ready to step up against Bama (1:39)
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How did the CFP committee settle on its top 4? (2:38)
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What to expect from Alabama-Cincinnati (1:31)
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The final CFP top four is unveiled (2:49)
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Bama back on top, Georgia down to No. 3 in poll

After handing Georgia its first loss of the season, Alabama is back on top of the AP Top 25 poll. The Bulldogs fell to No. 3, with Michigan remaining at No. 2 and Cincinnati dropping a spot to No. 4.

How they got here: Cincinnati's road to an AAC championship (1:18)
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Bama soars up rankings in final rankings prediction (2:28)
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3dAndrea Adelson

No. 4 Cincinnati wins AAC, completes CFP case

Tyler Scott and No. 4 Cincinnati scored early and often against Houston in the AAC title game Saturday, as the Bearcats completed a perfect season, wrapped up a league crown and closed their case for an elusive berth into the College Football Playoff.

Cincinnati fans storm field after Bearcats clinch AAC title (1:14)
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Team Stats

Passing Yards248.750th
Rushing Yards179.449th
Points For38.821st
Points Against16.1Tied-126th