by Patrick Vint Jan 11, , am EST of games and countless hours of speculation, the college football season ends Monday night when No. 1 Clemson and No. 2 Alabama square off in the College Football Playoff Championship. Clemson, on the other hand, has not won a national championship since. Here are the dates of all college football playoff and bowl games leading up to the College Football National Championship on Jan. 11 on. The –16 NCAA football bowl games were a series of college football bowl games. They completed the NCAA Division I FBS football season. The games began on December 19, and, aside from the all-star games, ended with the College Football Playoff National Championship which (CFP) to determine a national champion of Division I FBS college football. College Football Playoff National Championship. Site, University of Phoenix Stadium · Glendale, Arizona. Winner, Alabama Crimson Tide · Division I FBS football seasons. ← · →. The NCAA Division I FBS football season was the highest level of college football Since the –15 postseason, six College Football Playoff (CFP) bowl Number of teams : full members + 1 transiti. College Football Bowl Schedule and Playoff Schedule (NCAA) with CFP National Championship Semifinal Winner, Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Here are the dates of all college football playoff and bowl games leading up to the College Football National Championship on Jan. 11 on.