National Championship Quotes
TOMMY BAIN, CHAIRMAN, STADIUM EVENTS ORGANIZING COMMITTEE
"Since the announcement was made about the new playoff system in June, 2012, we knew Cowboys Stadium could play a significant role as part of this new format for post-season college football. The announcement today should continue to validate the vision that Jerry Jones and the Arlington community had in building the stadium. This is a win for all of North Texas."
RICK BAKER, PRESIDENT, STADIUM EVENTS ORGANIZING COMMITTEE
"If you think about it, the National Championship game is just 18 months away. We’ve been waiting a long time for this opportunity, and rest assured, the Stadium Events Organizing Committee and Cowboys Stadium will be great partners with the College Football Playoff and put on a show that all of North Texas will be proud of.”
MAYOR ROBERT CLUCK, CITY OF ARLINGTON
“I am excited that Arlington will be the host site for the first National Championship game under the new playoff structure,” said Mayor Robert Cluck. “I’ve been thinking about this possibility since the stadium was built, and I’m excited that it’s become a reality.”