Dennis Dodd

CBS Sports Senior Writer /

College Football Power Rankings: San Diego State, FAU rule 'cupcake week'

Let's pay some respect to a couple of overlooked teams in this week's college football rankings

Baker Mayfield deserves the Heisman Trophy, he just doesn't deserve our respect

As an imperfect person, Mayfield is the perfect candidate for a now-imperfect award

Tennessee has serious concerns about Jon Gruden as a coaching candidate

Though a marriage between the Vols and Gruden has been rumored for a while, it seems unlikely

College football games, matchups for Week 12: Don't overlook these showdowns

This week's college football schedule is light on sexy matchups but filled with games that matter

Kansas State's future is murky as Bill Snyder tries to wield his power on way out

Snyder hopes to be in control of the Wildcats' next coach, and he wants his son to take over

Wisconsin's Paul Chryst one of college football's 13 best coaches in 2017

There are eight coaching awards, and a different coach may win each one this season

Details on SEC's role in a potential Chip Kelly hire by Florida, Tennessee or others

Here's how the SEC could allow -- or stand in the way -- of Kelly joining the conference

Mark Richt is having fun again, and Miami's rebirth is his vindication

A back-to-basics approach has Richt relaxed and the Canes in the national title hunt

College Football Power Rankings: Miami was great, but Auburn deserves love, too

Dennis Dodd's college football rankings include big jumps by the Canes, Tigers and Trojans

It's time for Dan Mullen to embrace his moment and leave Mississippi State

There are too many good jobs available -- and should be too much interest -- for Mullen to stay put

Forget Miami being 'back,' these Canes are looking to make their own history

With alumni in attendance and the stands packed, Miami proved it can compete once again

College football games, matchups for Week 11: Opportunities for Auburn and 'The U'

The Tigers and Canes each have the chance to make a statement in their put-up-or-shut-up games

How soul searching and a culture change turned Notre Dame around in one offseason

The Irish went 4-8 in 2016 and replaced seven coaches, including both of their coordinators

What the College Football Playoff would look like with Notre Dame in the field

How would the Irish making the CFP affect college football? We may be close to finding out

Is Alabama suddenly vulnerable? Wounded Tide have some tough tests ahead

With players injured and two big road games coming up, Alabama might be headed for an upset

Dennis Dodd has covered college football for CBS Sports since it was CBS SportsLine in 1998. He is one of only seven media members to attend all 16 BCS title games and has chronicled conference realignment as well as the start of the College Football Playoff. He's dabbled in NFL, MLB and NHL and believes the College World Series is severely underappreciated. A Missouri grad and former award-winning FWAA president, he previously worked for numerous outlets including The National and the Kansas City Star.