So we finally got the College Football Playoff, but now we're getting greedy. college football should reduce the number of regular-season games to 10 and . for playing suffocating defense, which is bad news for the Aztecs. For the second straight year, the semifinals will take place on New Year's Eve, followed by the national championship game on January 9. Add the games to your calendar: All bowl games or College Football College Football Playoff schedule R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl.