Welcome to the party, Cincinnati.
Tuesday night, the College Football Playoff committee released their latest rankings, and there has been some serious movement within the top four.
The College Football Playoff has been in existence since the 2014 season, and in the eight years since its inception, no team outside of the Power 5 conferences has found a way into the top four. We’ve had close calls, but Cincinnati’s argument is strong, beating a top-10 team on the road in Notre Dame and coming in sixth in the first release of the rankings.
The Bearcats are now invited to the dance, at least for now, coming in at No. 4 following their impressive win over SMU and Oregon’s loss to Utah.
“I think it’s awesome, for our entire team,