Here's what the Allstate Playoff Predictor has to say about the CFP chase after 11 weeks of action.
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There are still many big games left on the schedule, but see how our experts envision the entire bowl season playing out.
- Ohio State leads CFP top four of LSU, Bama, PSU
- Florida guard Bleich enters transfer portal
- Florida-Georgia stays in Jacksonville through '23
- Fla. governor backing idea to pay college players
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LSU ranks first in Strength of Record and it isn't close. An average top-25 team would have had just a 1% chance to be undefeated thus far against LSU's schedule. Meanwhile that seem team would have had a 16% chance to go undefeated vs. Ohio State's schedule, the next best. Among the undefeateds, Clemson had it easiest: an average top 25 team would have had a 29% chance to be 10-0 at this point against the Tigers' schedule.
The Tigers and Buckeyes could be the nation's best two teams, but Clemson showed it also belongs in the mix.
Kyle Trask threw for a career-high 363 yards and three touchdowns -- the best passing performance by a Florida quarterback since Tim Tebow's college finale -- and the 10th-ranked Gators overcame a lackluster start to thump Vanderbilt 56-0 Saturday.
Kevin Negandhi and David Pollack kick off the podcast with reactions to the first batch of College Football Playoff rankings and debate whether the Pac-12 teams are properly ranked (7:42). Then, the guys get into Georgia bouncing back against Florida (13:48), Wake Forest's beautiful offense (17:54) and Terrell Lewis as David's Dude of the Week. Next up, Heather Dinich joins the pod from Texas to share her biggest takeaways from the first rankings (31:58), how LSU-Alabama factors into the equation and what Clemson coming in at No. 5 means for the Tigers going forward. Later, Ivan Maisel hops on to discuss why the first ranking resets how we view the college football landscape (41:39), why he doesn't think Florida State is a blue blood, college football turning 150 years old and why the bye week came at a good time for Nick Saban.
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Chris Bleich, who started for Florida at guard for eight games before losing his spot in the lineup, has entered the transfer portal, offensive line coach John Hevesy confirmed Tuesday.
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Here's how our experts envision the entire bowl season playing out.
There's not much movement atop the new AP Top 25 poll this week, but expect that to change this coming Saturday.
The nation's top teams were off in Week 10, but there was still some movement ahead of some monster showdowns next Saturday.
While the top three were idle, those waiting in the wings for the College Football Playoff tried to make their cases.
Jake Fromm picked apart Florida's defense for the second straight year, and No. 8 Georgia beat the sixth-ranked Gators 24-17 in the "World's Largest Outdoor Cocktail Party" on Saturday.