This is something that makes @CollegeGameDay special. Dave & Barb Wright have followed us every week! Big Duck fans. They’re seeing the country. A trip of a lifetime. Started at Disney. SEC this week. Army Navy to finish. Great to share a meal and hear their stories last night.
Manning Award finalists Joe Burrow, LSU Justin Fields, Ohio St Jake Fromm, Georgia Justin Herbert, Oregon Tyler Huntley, Utah Jalen Hurts, OU Trevor Lawrence, Clemson Tanner Morgan, Minnesota Malcolm Perry, Navy Tua Tagovailoa, Alabama Kyle Trask, Florida Brady White, Memphis
New @CFBPlayoff rankings: 1-OhioSt 2-LSU 3-Clemson 4-Georgia 5-Utah 6-OU 7-Baylor 8-Wisconsin 9-Florida 10-PennSt 11-Auburn 12-Alabama 13-Oregon 14-Michigan 15-Notre Dame 16-Iowa 17-Memphis 18-Minnesota 19-Boise State 20-Cincinnati 21-AppSt 22-USC 23-Virginia 24-Navy 25-OklaSt
Best difference in nation in final record compared to preseason win totals +4.5 Louisiana 5.5 +4 SMU 6 +4 Central Michigan 4 +3.5 Baylor 7.5 +3.5 Cincinnati 6.5 +3.5 Navy 5.5 (1 game left) +3.5 Hawaii +3.5 Louisville 3.5 +3.5 Georgia State 3.5 +3 LSU 9 +3 WKU 5
Difference in final record & preseason AAC win totals +4 SMU 6 +3.5 Cincinnati 6.5 +3.5 Navy 5.5 (1 game left) +1.5 Memphis 9.5 +1.5 Temple 6.5 +0.5 Tulane 5.5 0 UCF 9 -0.5 East Carolina 4.5 -0.5 Tulsa 4.5 -0.5 UConn 2.5 -2.5 USF 6.5 -3.5 Houston 7.5 *1 game left
New @AP_Top25 poll: 1-LSU 2-Ohio St 3-Clemson 4-Georgia 5-Utah 6-OU 7-Florida 8-Baylor 9-Alabama 10-Wisconsin 11-Auburn 12-Penn St 13-Oregon 14-Notre Dame 15-Minnesota 16-Memphis 17-Michigan 18-Iowa 19-Boise St 20-App St 21-Cincinnati 22-Virginia 23-Navy 24-USC 25-Air Force
North Carolina routing NC State means 79 bowl eligible teams for 78 spots, so one Group of 5 team will stay home. Army can make it 80 bowl-eligible teams by beating Hawaii tonight & Navy in 2 weeks, knocking another G5 team out