REPORT: The Big Ten Is Blocking The College Football Playoff From Expanding

The Big Ten is reportedly the reason the College Football Playoff hasn’t expanded.

According to @jbook37, ESPN pundit and former Alabama quarterback Greg McElroy revealed during an appearance on College Football XM that Kevin Warren is the major roadblock stopping expansion. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football)

McElory reported that the B1G wants automatic bids for all P5 champions and the rest of the country wants auto bids for the highest-ranked conference champs.

Greg McElroy on College Football XM said that Kevin Warren is the one that is holding up playoff expansion. Warren has dug his heels in.

Kevin will not budge on having power 5 conference champs having automatic bids. Everyone else wants the highest ranked conference champions.

— jbook™ (@jbook37) January 11, 2022

The argument is let’s say a 7-5 Wisconsin team upsets a 11-1 Ohio State team in the Big Ten Championship game. Why should that 7-5 Wisconsin team get an automatic bid into the playoffs over a 12-0 Central Florida or a 11-1 Cincinnati?

— jbook™ (@jbook37) January 11, 2022

If this is true, it’s really embarrassing for the B1G. It’s incredibly embarrassing for the Big Ten. There’s

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