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CFP Committee Votes To Eliminate Week Off Before National Championship In '25, '26

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 04 / 28 / 17

The CFP management committee voted Thursday to "eliminate an off week prior to the games that will determine the national champions" in '25 and '26, according to Heather Dinich of ESPN.com. The '25 national title game -- "originally scheduled for Jan. 13 -- will now be held Jan. 6." The followi...

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