The College Football Playoff begins on Friday, with Alabama and Cincinnati playing in the Cotton Bowl and Michigan and Georgia facing off in the Orange Bowl.
Dec. 31, 2021
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Before Georgia defensive back Chris Smith sat down for his virtual Orange Bowl news conference, a blue disposable mask covered the lower half of his face.
The College Football Playoff is clear in its message: Even though professional leagues may have to adjust their schedules due to Covid-19 outbreaks the College Football Playoff will not allow playoff games to be delayed. No champion will be chosen this season if a team cannot play in the January national title game.