AP John Bazemore

Walk-off: Alabama Beats Georgia in OT for National Title

ATLANTA (AP) — Tua Tagovailoa threw a 41-yard touchdown to DeVonta Smith to give No. 4 Alabama a 26-23 overtime victory against No. 3 Georgia to win the College Football Playoff national championship Monday night.

Ohio State Wins National Championship

ESPN Sets Ratings Record as Buckeyes Upset Ducks

The inaugural College Football Playoff National Championship game did not disappoint Ohio State fans or ESPN executives on Monday night. The Buckeyes routed the favored Oregon Ducks 42-20 and ESPN garnered the highest ratings in its 35 years and the best ever in the history of cable television.