|Alabama and Georgia play for the SEC title. (AP photo)|
For all those college football fans who can't wait until a playoff system debuts, Saturday afternoon will come as close to it as ever before. When Alabama and Georgia play in the SEC championship game, it will be a semifinal playoff game with the winner advancing to the national championship game. With Notre Dame the only eligible undefeated team remaining, the battle between the No. 2 and No. 3 teams in the country will determine who plays the Fighting Irish for the national championship.
That SEC title game highlights a Saturday full of conference championship games and a bunch of meaningful matchups to end the regular season. The ACC and Big 10 will hold its championship games and the conference title will be determined in both the Big 12 and Mountain West as well.