Alabama's win over Georgia likely puts Sooners in College Football Playoff

Alabama's win over Georgia likely puts Sooners in College Football Playoff

No. 5 Georgia was the first team left out of this year's playoff, while Ohio State came in at No. 6.

The College Football Playoff Committee will announce the four College Football Playoff teams today at 12:30PM ET on ESPN and despite losing the SEC Championship, Georgia and a lot of the college football nation believes the Dawgs belong in.

The Sooners (12-1) will face No. 1 Alabama (13-0) in the Orange Bowl on December 29 and No. 2 Clemson (13-0) plays No. 3 Notre Dame (12-0) in the Cotton Bowl on the same day.

No. 1 Alabama, No. 2 Clemson and No. 3 Notre Dame finished their seasons undefeated. The Sooners may be lacking on defense but their offense is historically good, and they avenged their only loss against Texas in the Big 12 title game. The Crimson Tide is the only team to advance to all five College Football Playoffs since the inaugural tournament in 2014.

Prior to Saturday's SEC Championship, the Georgia Bulldogs were ranked No. 4 in the country.

Georgia last appeared in the Allstate Sugar Bowl in 2008, when it was in contention for a BCS National Championship as a two-loss team.

Ohio State's consolation prize for missing out on the College Football Playoff is a classic matchup in the Granddaddy of Them All.

Washington: After a slow start to a season of high expectations, the Huskies earned their first Rose Bowl trip in 18 years with four consecutive wins, including the Pac-12 title game. The team's other loss on the season with by 20 points at LSU.

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