Yes, we can actually starting talking about the College Football Playoff. That’s because the schedule for when the CFB Playoff rankings will be released was announced.
This is when the CFP Selection Committee will unveil its weekly top 25 during the 2022 season. The first Top 25 of the CFP Rankings will be released on Tuesday, November 2 following Week 9 of the regular season. Then, it will continue every Tuesday night until the final set of rankings is released on Sunday, Dec. 4 to determine who will compete in the playoff.
Here’s the full schedule.
- Tuesday, Nov. 1 (7-8 p.m. ET)
- Tuesday, Nov. 8 (7-8 p.m. ET)
- Tuesday, Nov. 15 (9-9:30 p.m. ET)
- Tuesday, Nov. 22 (7-8 p.m. ET)
- Tuesday, Nov. 29 (7-7:30 p.m. ET)
- Sunday, Dec. 4 (Noon-4 p.m. ET)
Every rankings show will be broadcast on ESPN.
This will be the ninth season for the College Football Playoff. Last season, future Big 12 team Cincinnati became the first Group of Five program to make the Playoff.
This year’s semifinal games are the Fiesta Bowl and Peach Bowl, with the winner playing for the College Football Playoff National Championship on January 9 at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California.
Meantime, the Rose Bowl, Orange Bowl, Sugar Bowl and Cotton Bowl will round out the New Year’s Six group of games.