NEPD Staff Writer CJ Sousa
Week 10 marked the first release of the College Football Playoff rankings. All week there has been banter back and forth consisting of people like my father screaming about how the Big 12 was left off yet again. Here’s the fact of it all: it doesn’t matter – not even a little bit.
Consider this: On October 28th of last season the first college football rankings were released. Mississippi State, Florida State, Auburn and Ole Miss rounded out the list. As you know, only one of those teams advanced to the actual playoff (Florida State).
The committee released the following: 1) Clemson, 2) LSU, 3) Ohio State and 4) Alabama. I had the exact same four, just in a different order (1)LSU, 2) Ohio State, 3) Clemson, 4) Alabama). (more…)