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The Daily Jeffersonian
Delany does not see Rose Bowl move to help playoffsfuture semifinals off New Year's Eve after ratings for last season's games drop
Delany does not see Rose Bowl move to help playoffs
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 14 hours ago
future semifinals off New Year's Eve after ratings for last season's games dropped in a big way. Playoff Executive Director Bill Hancock told reporters two weeks ago at the SEC Media Days that the commissioners who comprise the playoff management... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Big Ten seeks fix for Playoff schedulesemifinals off New Year’s Eve after ratings for last season’s games dropped in
Big Ten seeks fix for Playoff schedule
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 23 hours ago
semifinals off New Year’s Eve after ratings for last season’s games dropped in a big way. Playoff Executive Director Bill Hancock told reporters two weeks ago at the SEC Media Days that the commissioners who comprise the playoff management... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Delany does not see Rose Bowl move to accommodate playoffsfuture semifinals off New Year�s Eve after ratings for last season�s games drop
Delany does not see Rose Bowl move to accommodate playoffs
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted yesterday
future semifinals off New Year�s Eve after ratings for last season�s games dropped in a big way. Playoff Executive Director Bill Hancock told reporters two weeks ago at the SEC Media Days that the commissioners who comprise the playoff management... Read more
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TribLIVE
Delany does not see Rose Bowl move to accommodate playoffsfuture semifinals off New Year's Eve after ratings for last season's games drop
Delany does not see Rose Bowl move to accommodate playoffs
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
future semifinals off New Year's Eve after ratings for last season's games dropped in a big way. Playoff executive director Bill Hancock told reporters two weeks ago at SEC Media Days that the commissioners who comprise the playoff management... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Delany does not see Rose Bowl move to accommodate playoffsmoving future semifinals off New Year's Eve after ratings for last season's gam
Delany does not see Rose Bowl move to accommodate playoffs
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted yesterday
moving future semifinals off New Year's Eve after ratings for last season's games dropped in a big way. Playoff head Bill Hancock told reporters two weeks ago at the SEC Media Days that the commissioners who comprise the playoff management... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Delany does not see Rose Bowl move to accommodate playoffsfuture semifinals off New Year's Eve after ratings for last season's games drop
Delany does not see Rose Bowl move to accommodate playoffs
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted yesterday
future semifinals off New Year's Eve after ratings for last season's games dropped in a big way. Playoff Executive Director Bill Hancock told reporters two weeks ago at the SEC Media Days that the commissioners who comprise the playoff management... Read more
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Salon.com
Delany does not see Rose Bowl move to accommodate playoffsmoving future semifinals off New Year’s Eve after ratings for last season’s gam
Delany does not see Rose Bowl move to accommodate playoffs
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
moving future semifinals off New Year’s Eve after ratings for last season’s games dropped in a big way. Playoff head Bill Hancock told reporters two weeks ago at the SEC Media Days that the commissioners who comprise the playoff management... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
CFP will consider moving the semifinals off New Year's Evemoving future semifinals off New Year's Eve after television ratings for last s
CFP will consider moving the semifinals off New Year's Eve
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 10 days ago
moving future semifinals off New Year's Eve after television ratings for last season's games plunged. Executive director Bill Hancock told reporters at Southeastern Conference Media Days in Hoover, Alabama, that the conference commissioners who... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Media Days a Reminder That SEC's Image Problems Mostly Self-Inflictedincidents can't help make them, the coach, the school and the conference look b
Media Days a Reminder That SEC's Image Problems Mostly Self-Inflicted
Bleacher Report / Posted 12 days ago
incidents can't help make them, the coach, the school and the conference look bad. "To me, the spotlight's brighter," said Bill Hancock, executive director of the College Football Playoff, who has been working in college athletics since 1971. "But... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
SPORTS DIGEST || Salem man qualifies for US Senior Olympicsmoving future semifinals off New Year’s Eve after television ratings for last s
SPORTS DIGEST || Salem man qualifies for US Senior Olympics
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 12 days ago
moving future semifinals off New Year’s Eve after television ratings for last season’s games plunged. Executive director Bill Hancock told reporters at Southeastern Conference Media Days in Hoover, Alabama, that the conference commissioners who... Read more
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Island Packet
Wednesday's Sports in BriefPlayoff will consider moving future semifinals off New Year's Eve if it can hel
Wednesday's Sports in Brief
Island Packet / Posted 13 days ago
Playoff will consider moving future semifinals off New Year's Eve if it can help increase viewership. Executive director Bill Hancock told reporters at Southeastern Conference Media Days the conference commissioners who make up the playoff... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
CFP will consider moving semifinal games off New Year's Evemoving future semifinals off New Year's Eve after television ratings for last s
CFP will consider moving semifinal games off New Year's Eve
Warren Times Observer / Posted 14 days ago
moving future semifinals off New Year's Eve after television ratings for last season's games plunged. Executive director Bill Hancock told reporters at Southeastern Conference Media Days in Hoover, Alabama, that the conference commissioners who... Read more
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Bluffton Today
CFP will consider moving semifinal games off New Year's Evemoving future semifinals off New Year's Eve after television ratings for last s
CFP will consider moving semifinal games off New Year's Eve
Bluffton Today / Posted 14 days ago
moving future semifinals off New Year's Eve after television ratings for last season's games plunged. Executive director Bill Hancock told reporters at Southeastern Conference Media Days in Hoover, Alabama, that the conference commissioners who... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
CFP semifinal games could be on the movemoving future semifinals off New Year's Eve after television ratings for last s
CFP semifinal games could be on the move
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
moving future semifinals off New Year's Eve after television ratings for last season's games plunged. Executive director Bill Hancock told reporters at SEC Media Days in Hoover, Ala., the conference commissioners who make up the playoff... Read more
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Boston Globe
Brace died of natural causesPlayoff will consider moving future semifinals off New Year’s Eve if it can hel
Brace died of natural causes
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
Playoff will consider moving future semifinals off New Year’s Eve if it can help increase viewership. Executive director Bill Hancock said the conference commissioners who make up the playoff management committee are open to changing future... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Dumbest part of College Football Playoff might soon be historyfurther record low ratings. Now the ill-fated decision is open to review, acco
Dumbest part of College Football Playoff might soon be history
Yahoo Sports / Posted 14 days ago
further record low ratings. Now the ill-fated decision is open to review, according to College Football Playoff director Bill Hancock. “We will be exploring whether there’s a better way with the semifinals,” Hancock said Wednesday at SEC media... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
CFP will consider moving semifinal games off New Year's Evemoving future semifinals off New Year's Eve after television ratings for last s
CFP will consider moving semifinal games off New Year's Eve
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
moving future semifinals off New Year's Eve after television ratings for last season's games plunged. Executive director Bill Hancock told reporters at Southeastern Conference Media Days in Hoover, Alabama, that the conference commissioners who... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
CFP willing to consider moving semifinals off New Year's Evemoving future semifinals off New Year's Eve after television ratings for last s
CFP willing to consider moving semifinals off New Year's Eve
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 14 days ago
moving future semifinals off New Year's Eve after television ratings for last season's games plunged. Executive director Bill Hancock told reporters at Southeastern Conference Media Days in Hoover, Alabama, that the conference commissioners who... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
CFP willing to consider moving semifinals off New Year's Evemoving future semifinals off New Year's Eve after television ratings for last s
CFP willing to consider moving semifinals off New Year's Eve
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 14 days ago
moving future semifinals off New Year's Eve after television ratings for last season's games plunged. Executive director Bill Hancock told reporters at Southeastern Conference Media Days in Hoover, Alabama, that the conference commissioners who... Read more
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KTVN Reno
CFP will consider moving semifinal games off New Year's Evemoving future semifinals off New Year's Eve after television ratings for last s
CFP will consider moving semifinal games off New Year's Eve
KTVN Reno / Posted 14 days ago
moving future semifinals off New Year's Eve after television ratings for last season's games plunged. Executive director Bill Hancock told reporters at Southeastern Conference Media Days in Hoover, Alabama, that the conference commissioners who... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
CFP willing to consider moving semifinals off New Year's Evemoving future semifinals off New Year's Eve after television ratings for last s
CFP willing to consider moving semifinals off New Year's Eve
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 14 days ago
moving future semifinals off New Year's Eve after television ratings for last season's games plunged. Executive director Bill Hancock told reporters at Southeastern Conference Media Days in Hoover, Alabama, that the conference commissioners who... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
CFP will consider moving semifinal games off New Year's Evemoving future semifinals off New Year's Eve after television ratings for last s
CFP will consider moving semifinal games off New Year's Eve
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 14 days ago
moving future semifinals off New Year's Eve after television ratings for last season's games plunged. Executive director Bill Hancock told reporters at Southeastern Conference Media Days in Hoover, Alabama, that the conference commissioners who... Read more
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The Morning Call
CFP willing to consider moving semifinals off New Year's EvePlayoff will consider moving future semifinals off New Year's Eve if it can hel
CFP willing to consider moving semifinals off New Year's Eve
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
Playoff will consider moving future semifinals off New Year's Eve if it can help increase viewership. Executive director Bill Hancock told reporters at Southeastern Conference Media Days the conference commissioners who make up the playoff... Read more
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NFL.com
College playoff semifinals could return to New Year's Daymanagement committee will consider moving semifinal play from New Year's Eve to
College playoff semifinals could return to New Year's Day
NFL.com / Posted 14 days ago
management committee will consider moving semifinal play from New Year's Eve to New Year's Day. CFP Executive Director Bill Hancock confirmed the possibility at SEC Media Days on Wednesday. The playoff's first round of semifinals following the... Read more
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Bleacher Report
College Football Playoff to Consider Avoiding Future New Year's Eve Schedulingaway from New Year's Eve. "We will be exploring whether there is a better way
College Football Playoff to Consider Avoiding Future New Year's Eve Scheduling
Bleacher Report / Posted 14 days ago
away from New Year's Eve. "We will be exploring whether there is a better way for the semifinals," executive director Bill Hancock said Wednesday, per George Schroeder of USA Today. "We will be thinking about whether New Year's Eve is the... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Playoff 'exploring' moving games off New Year's EveYear’s Eve (Getty)? The College Football Playoff’s New Year’s Eve experiment c
Playoff 'exploring' moving games off New Year's Eve
Yahoo Sports / Posted 14 days ago
Year’s Eve (Getty)? The College Football Playoff’s New Year’s Eve experiment could be coming to an end. CFP spokesperson Bill Hancock told media at SEC Media Days on Wednesday the Playoff was “exploring” the idea of moving games off New Year’s... Read more
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The Mercury News
College Football Playoff could move semis off New Year's EveNo, the College Football Playoff isn't moving to eight teams. But executive di
College Football Playoff could move semis off New Year's Eve
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
No, the College Football Playoff isn't moving to eight teams. But executive director Bill Hancock indicated the stance has softened on the idea of another common sense move: getting the semifinal games off New Year's Eve. The semifinals were both... Read more
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USA Today
Bill Hancock says New Year's Eve date could change for College Football PlayoffEve” may be finished after only one year. “We will be exploring whether there
Bill Hancock says New Year's Eve date could change for College Football Playoff
USA Today / Posted 14 days ago
Eve” may be finished after only one year. “We will be exploring whether there is a better way for the semifinals,” said Bill Hancock, the Playoff’s executive director, said Wednesday, adding: “We will be thinking about whether New Year’s Eve is... Read more
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Salon.com
CFP willing to consider moving semifinals off New Year’s EvePlayoff will consider moving future semifinals off New Year’s Eve if it can hel
CFP willing to consider moving semifinals off New Year’s Eve
Salon.com / Posted 14 days ago
Playoff will consider moving future semifinals off New Year’s Eve if it can help increase viewership. Executive director Bill Hancock told reporters at Southeastern Conference Media Days the conference commissioners who make up the playoff... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Ohio State fans rejoice: CFP could move away from New Year's Evein the future could have good news on the horizon. That is because College Foo
Ohio State fans rejoice: CFP could move away from New Year's Eve
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 14 days ago
in the future could have good news on the horizon. That is because College Football Playoff executive director Bill Hancock told reporters at SEC Media Days today the semifinals could be moved to a new date. Bill Hancock: The CFP is... Read more
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ESPN
CFP mulling moving semis from New Year's EveHOOVER, Ala. -- Bill Hancock said the College Football Playoff is considering m
CFP mulling moving semis from New Year's Eve
ESPN / Posted 14 days ago
HOOVER, Ala. -- Bill Hancock said the College Football Playoff is considering moving the playoff semifinals from New Year's Eve. Hancock, the CFP's executive director, said the move could happen no sooner than after the 2018 regular season. "We're... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Alabama's Nick Saban shows no sign of slowing downHOOVER, Ala. – College Football Playoff chief Bill Hancock lauded the overall s
Alabama's Nick Saban shows no sign of slowing down
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
HOOVER, Ala. – College Football Playoff chief Bill Hancock lauded the overall success of the four-team playoff system, but admitted that the group was ‘disappointed’ by smaller television viewership numbers of last season’s semifinal games. “The... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
SEC Media Days Notebook: Summer filled with off-field issuesfive losses were by eight points or less. No expansion for college playoff Co
SEC Media Days Notebook: Summer filled with off-field issues
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 15 days ago
five losses were by eight points or less. No expansion for college playoff College Football Playoff executive director Bill Hancock reiterated that the CFP has no plans to expand beyond its four-team format. Alabama won the second CFP national... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Malzahn clears four for openerto be a head coach in this conference is what it is. It's the best conference i
Malzahn clears four for opener
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
to be a head coach in this conference is what it is. It's the best conference in college football." Hancock nod to Long Bill Hancock, executive director of the College Football Playoff, heaped praise on Arkansas Athletic Director Jeff Long... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
SEC Media Days - Day 1 roundupto the College Football Playoff? As of now, the CFP semifinals will still fall
SEC Media Days - Day 1 roundup
Yahoo Sports / Posted 16 days ago
to the College Football Playoff? As of now, the CFP semifinals will still fall on New Year’s Eve, executive director Bill Hancock said. And no, Hancock insisted, the field will not expand beyond four because of contracts and money and... Read more
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The Advocate
CFP’s Bill Hancock on semifinal scheduling: ‘We don’t feel any rush to make a decision now’this year’s games (that) we will be looking at the semifinal schedule and will
CFP’s Bill Hancock on semifinal scheduling: ‘We don’t feel any rush to make a decision now’
The Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
this year’s games (that) we will be looking at the semifinal schedule and will continue to do that,” CFP executive director Bill Hancock said Monday at SEC media days. “We don’t feel any rush to make a decision now, tomorrow or any time in the... Read more
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The Advocate
Four downs: The Advocate’s Scott Rabalais breaks down the first day of SEC media daysback and watching greatness.” 3. AULD LANG REWIND Admitting mistakes isn’t po
Four downs: The Advocate’s Scott Rabalais breaks down the first day of SEC media days
The Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
back and watching greatness.” 3. AULD LANG REWIND Admitting mistakes isn’t popular in sports, but CFP executive director Bill Hancock came close to doing that Monday. He said the CFP is willing to study moving the CFP semifinals in the years they... Read more
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WRUF AM850 Gainesville
SEC Football Media Days Kick Off From Hooverstart as SEC Media Days are underway from Hoover, Alabama. Along with Commissi
SEC Football Media Days Kick Off From Hoover
WRUF AM850 Gainesville / Posted 16 days ago
start as SEC Media Days are underway from Hoover, Alabama. Along with Commissioner Greg Sankey and CFP Executive Director Bill Hancock, head coaches Gus Malzahn, Jim McElwain and Derek Mason all spoke to the press today. As Sankey enters his... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Playoff chief lauds its success but 'disappointed' by smaller TV numbersHOOVER, Ala. – College Football Playoff chief Bill Hancock lauded the overall s
Playoff chief lauds its success but 'disappointed' by smaller TV numbers
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
HOOVER, Ala. – College Football Playoff chief Bill Hancock lauded the overall success of the four-team playoff system, but admitted that the group was ‘disappointed’ by smaller television viewership numbers of last season’s semifinal games. “The... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
SEC Media Days set to kick off todayamid a sea of coach-speak. Commissioner Greg Sankey will kick things off Monda
SEC Media Days set to kick off today
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
amid a sea of coach-speak. Commissioner Greg Sankey will kick things off Monday with his state of the league address. Bill Hancock, executive director of the College Football Playoff, will address the media as well. Here are a few topics you... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
SEC Media Days 2016: The frenzy beginscommissioner Greg Sankey at 12:35 p.m., followed by Auburn coach Gus Malzahn, C
SEC Media Days 2016: The frenzy begins
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
commissioner Greg Sankey at 12:35 p.m., followed by Auburn coach Gus Malzahn, College Football Playoff executive director Bill Hancock, Florida coach Jim McElwain and Vanderbilt coach Derrick Mason. Tuesday will have SEC coordinator of officials... Read more
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The Advocate
What they won’t say — but we really, really wish they would — at SEC media days this weekEast where they both belong.” Related Documents Auburn coach Gus Malzahn: “Se
What they won’t say — but we really, really wish they would — at SEC media days this week
The Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
East where they both belong.” Related Documents Auburn coach Gus Malzahn: “See? I told you so.” CFP Executive Director Bill Hancock: “We’re moving this year’s CFP semifinals to New Year’s Day, where they belong. What were we thinking?” Florida... Read more
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ESPN
Why can't college football have a Chanticleer of its own?sport. The NBA has no room for Cinderellas, and, really, neither does the NFL.
Why can't college football have a Chanticleer of its own?
ESPN / Posted 28 days ago
sport. The NBA has no room for Cinderellas, and, really, neither does the NFL. College Football Playoff executive director Bill Hancock used to run the Final Four. He has seen George Mason, Virginia Commonwealth and Wichita State win their way into... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
June 26 in Journal Star sports historythe championship of the East Peoria Jaycees Golf tournament. Unruh tops Loren G
June 26 in Journal Star sports history
Peoria Journal Star / Posted a month ago
the championship of the East Peoria Jaycees Golf tournament. Unruh tops Loren Gupton 4-and-3 for the title. 40 YEARS AGO Bill Hancock of Kingston Mines places sixth in the decathlon in the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials at Eugene, Ore.... Read more

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