CJ Stroud, Ohio State, left to wonder what the CFP loss could have been

ATLANTA—CJ Stroud has endured tougher days than this.

After all, it’s just a sport. There is life outside the arena. Stroud knows this more than anyone – a childhood rocked by his father’s incarceration that led to financial hardship in his family and a belated career.

And yet, right now, after breaking through one of the best defenses in the nation, after setting up his team for a rousing upset, after positioning Ohio State for a trip to the national championship game, his dream football was broken.

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