The Vermont Cynic

NCAA playoff schedule affects ratings negatively

John Suozzo

January 21, 2017


Filed under Columns, Sports

The NCAA needs to adjust their playoff schedule if they want to receive media coverage and television ratings comparable to those of the National Football League. The new College Football Playoff, used to determine the NCAA national champion, is a new format which concluded its third season in 2017. This...

New playoff creates excitement

John Suozzo

September 18, 2016


Filed under Columns, Sports

he newly minted College Football Playoff has been an improvement for college football not only in the season’s final weeks, but in the opening weeks as well. The College Football Playoff, which began in 2015, signaled an end of the 15-year, computerized BCS experiment, which often left teams a...

Ty’s Take: The College Football Playoff

January 14, 2015


Filed under Columns, Sports

One thousand seventy-five  yards of total offense over two games, 84 total points in two convincing victories, one undisputed champion.Ladies and gentlemen, the College Football Playoff works, and it’s here for the long haul.Last night, the Ohio State Buckeyes took home the National Championship as ...

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