McLaughlin: Three Pac-12 Teams Can Still Make the CFP

Spencer is joined by 'Locked On Sun Devils' host Richie Bradshaw to discuss the possibilities

Posted on October 25, 2022

  By Spencer McLaughlin of Locked on Pac-12 for SuperWest Sports


Utah was widely seen as the conference’s best chance to get back to the College Football Playoff for the first time since 2017 coming into the year.

They’re out of that conversation with two losses this season, but past the midway point, all hope is not lost for the Pac-12 to send a team to the CFP this year.

On today’s episode of Locked On Pac-12, I examine the postseason possibilities for the Pac-12 beyond the Conference Championship game in Las Vegas on December 2nd.

I’m also joined by ‘Locked On Sun Devils’ host Richie Bradshaw to dive into this past weekend’s slate of games—including ASU’s big letdown at Stanford.

Oregon Ducks Logo Pac-12The Pac-12 would need help from other teams/conferences to get into the playoff, but putting it out of the realm of possibility is too hasty—even with Georgia’s Week One thumping of the Oregon Ducks.

What should Pac-12 fans be rooting for to see the league finally send a team back to the CFP?

We go through what to watch for.

Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors!

Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to and use promo code “LOCKED15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order has you covered this season with more props, odds, and lines than ever before. BetOnline – Where The Game Starts!

Rock Auto has an amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit and tell them Locked On sent you.

Want more daily content on the Pac-12 conference?

Follow & Subscribe to the Podcast on these platforms…

🎧Apple Podcast:

Follow on Twitter:
Follow the show on Twitter:

—More from Spencer McLaughlin—