College Football Playoff Schedule

The Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl and the Battlefrog Fiesta Bowl are the hosts for the College Football Playoff Semifinal games in 2016.

The College Football National Championship is set for Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida.


2016-17 College Football Playoff
Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016
Bowl Location Time (ET) / TV Tickets
Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
Semifinal Game
Georgia Dome
Atlanta, GA
3 or 7pm / ESPN Buy Tickets
Fiesta Bowl
Semifinal Game
U. of Phoenix Stadium
Glendale, AZ
3 or 7pm / ESPN ---
Monday, Jan. 9, 2017
Bowl Location Time (ET) / TV Tickets
CFP National Championship
Semifinal Winner vs. Semifinal Winner
Raymond James Stadium
Tampa, FL
8:30pm / ESPN Buy Tickets
Future CFB Playoff Schedules

2016-17

  • 12/31/16 - Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 12/31/16 - Fiesta Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 12/31/16 - Orange Bowl
    ACC vs. Big Ten/SEC or Notre Dame
  • 01/02/17 - Cotton Bowl
    At-Large vs. At-Large
  • 01/02/17 - Rose Bowl
    Big Ten vs. Pac-12
  • 01/02/17 - Sugar Bowl
    Big 12 vs. SEC
  • 01/09/17 - CFP National Championship
    Raymond James Stadium, Tampa, FL

2017-18

  • 12/30/17 - Cotton Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • 12/30/17 - Fiesta Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • 12/30/17 - Orange Bowl
    ACC vs. Big Ten/SEC or Notre Dame
  • 01/01/18 - Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • 01/01/18 - Rose Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 01/01/18 - Sugar Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 01/08/18 - CFP National Championship
    Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, GA

2018-19

  • 12/31/18 - Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • 12/31/18 - Cotton Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 12/31/18 - Orange Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 01/01/19 - Fiesta Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • 01/01/19 - Rose Bowl
    Big Ten vs. Pac-12
  • 01/01/19 - Sugar Bowl
    Big 12 vs. SEC
  • 01/07/19 - CFP National Championship
    Levi's Stadium, Santa Clara, CA

2019-20

  • 12/31/19 - Cotton Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • 12/31/19 - Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 12/31/19 - Fiesta Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 01/01/20 - Orange Bowl
    ACC vs. Big Ten/SEC or Notre Dame
  • 01/01/20 - Rose Bowl
    Big Ten vs. Pac-12
  • 01/01/20 - Sugar Bowl
    Big 12 vs. SEC
  • 01/13/20 - CFP National Championship
    Superdome, New Orleans, LA

2020-21

  • TBA - Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • TBA - Cotton Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • TBA - Fiesta Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • TBA - Orange Bowl
    ACC vs. Big Ten/SEC or Notre Dame
  • 01/01/21 - Rose Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 01/01/21 - Sugar Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 01/11/21 - CFP National Championship
    Site TBA

2021-22

  • TBA - Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • TBA - Fiesta Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • TBA - Rose Bowl
    Big Ten vs. Pac-12
  • TBA - Sugar Bowl
    Big 12 vs. SEC
  • 12/31/21 - Cotton Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 12/31/21 - Orange Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 01/10/22 - CFP National Championship
    Site TBA

2022-23

  • TBA - Cotton Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • TBA - Orange Bowl
    ACC vs. Big Ten/SEC or Notre Dame
  • TBA - Rose Bowl
    Big Ten vs. Pac-12
  • TBA - Sugar Bowl
    Big 12 vs. SEC
  • 12/31/22 - Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 12/31/22 - Fiesta Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 01/09/23 - CFP National Championship
    Site TBA

2023-24

  • TBA - Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • TBA - Cotton Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • TBA - Fiesta Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • TBA - Orange Bowl
    ACC vs. Big Ten/SEC or Notre Dame
  • 01/01/24 - Rose Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 01/01/24 - Sugar Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 01/08/24- CFP National Championship
    Site TBA

2024-25

  • TBA - Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • TBA - Fiesta Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • TBA - Rose Bowl
    Big Ten vs. Pac-12
  • TBA - Sugar Bowl
    Big 12 vs. SEC
  • 12/31/24 - Cotton Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 12/31/24 - Orange Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 01/13/25 - CFP National Championship
    Site TBA

2025-26

  • TBA - Cotton Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • TBA - Orange Bowl
    ACC vs. Big Ten/SEC or Notre Dame
  • TBA - Rose Bowl
    Big Ten vs. Pac-12
  • TBA - Sugar Bowl
    Big 12 vs. SEC
  • 12/31/25 - Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 12/31/25 - Fiesta Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 01/12/26 - CFP National Championship
    Site TBA
Past Schedules

2015-16

  • 12/31/15 - Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    (18) Houston 38, (9) Florida State 24
  • 12/31/15 - Cotton Bowl
    (2) Alabama 38, (3) Michigan State 0
  • 12/31/15 - Orange Bowl
    (1) Clemson 37, (4) Oklahoma 17
  • 01/01/16 - Fiesta Bowl
    (7) Ohio State 44, (8) Notre Dame 28
  • 01/01/16 - Rose Bowl
    (6) Stanford 45, (5) Iowa 16
  • 01/01/16 - Sugar Bowl
    (12) Ole Miss 48, (16) Oklahoma State 20
  • 01/11/16 - College Football Championship Game
    (2) Alabama 45, (1) Clemson 40

2014-15

  • 12/31/14 - Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    (6) TCU 42, (9) Ole Miss 3
  • 12/31/14 - Fiesta Bowl
    (20) Boise State 38, (10) Arizona 30
  • 12/31/14 - Orange Bowl
    (12) Ga. Tech 49, (7) Mississippi St. 34
  • 01/01/15 - Cotton Bowl
    (8) Michigan State 42, (5) Baylor 41
  • 01/01/15 - Rose Bowl
    (2) Oregon 59, (3) Florida State 20
  • 01/01/15 - Sugar Bowl
    (4) Ohio State 42, (1) Alabama 35
  • 01/12/15 - CFP National Championship
    (4) Ohio State 42, (2) Oregon 20