No. 1 Alabama and No. 3 Ohio State will set aside the field one last effort to decide the public victor for probably the most stunning season throughout the entire existence of the game. Alabama will be playing in its fifth CFP championship game. The College Football Playoff national championship between Alabama and Ohio State will be broadcast nationally on ESPN Kickoff is set for 8 p.m. ET.
The Buckeyes routed Clemson 49-28 to earn a spot in the title game. Alabama beat Notre Dame 31-14 to move into the other slot. Alabama is 169-23 overall since Saban arrived in ’07 and has not lost more than two games in a season since ’10. The Crimson Tide rolled to Miami on the strength of an offense averaging 48.2 points a game and 7.84 yards per play
No. 1 Alabama (12-0, 11-0 SEC) beat Notre Dame 31-14 in the Rose Bowl CFP semifinal in Arlington, Texas. No. 3 Ohio State (7-0, 6-0 Big Ten) beat Clemson 49-28 in the Sugar Bowl.
Alabama vs Ohio State Game information
Game: 2021 College Football Playoff National Championship
Date: Monday, January 11
Time: 8 p.m. ET
Location: Hard Rock Stadium -- Miami Gardens, Florida
College Football Playoff National Championship TV Channel
The CFP National Championship kicks off in Miami on Monday, Jan. 11 at 8 p.m. ET (7 p.m. CT) and will be broadcast on ESPN.
The Alabama vs Ohio State Game broadcast on ESPN with Chris Fowler and Kirk Herbstreit calling the game, there will be alternate broadcasts across ESPN's family of channels.
ESPN - Main telecast featuring more than 100 cameras, state of the art virtual reality graphics.
ESPN 2 - CFP Live with “NFL Live” crew of Laura Rutledge, Marcus Spears, Dan Orlovsky and Mina Kimes.
ESPN U - SkyCast with Jason Fitz and Mike Golic Jr. from the popular view above the action and behind the offense on most plays.
Radio: ESPN Radio
Online radio: TuneIn