Conferences, Notre Dame agree to new CFP deal

An agreement has been reached on a new contract for the College Football Playoff. The new deal begins in 2026, with a 14-team playoff still a possibility.

Sources: CFP closer to expected 14-team field

The CFP is on the brink of moving one important step closer to an expected 14-team playoff that would begin in 2026, as the 10 FBS conferences and Notre Dame are pushing to meet a Friday deadline to agree to the next contract.

Sources: CFP, ESPN discussing new 8-year deal

The College Football Playoff is in talks with ESPN about a new eight-year deal to be sole rights holder through the 2031 season, sources told ESPN.