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No. 3 Clemson to face No. 2 Ohio State in Fiesta Bowl

December 8, 2019
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The No. 3 ranked Clemson Tigers (13-0) are set to face No. 2 Ohio State (13-0) after the announcement of the Top 4 in the College Football Playoff rankings. Ohio State fell one spot after winning the Big 10 Championship 34-21 over Wisconsin. 

LSU (13-0) assumed the top spot after beating then No. 4 Georgia in the SEC Championship. As for the No. 4 spot, Big 12 champion Oklahoma (12-1) moved into the last spot in the playoff. 2019 a few minutes ago, and Clemson held on to the No. 3 spot in the polls. The narrative on set about the Tigers has shifted quite a bit the past few weeks.

Clemson and Ohio State will face off in Tempe, Arizona at the Fiesta Bowl on December 28. The Tigers are currently riding the nation’s longest winning streak at 28 consecutive games.

The Tigers has been in the Top 4 of the College Football Playoff ranking 29 assuming the top spot as the most prolific team in the history of the CFB Playoff Era.

CFB Playoff Era National Titles No. 1 No. 2 No. 3 No. 4 Total Weeks Ranked
Alabama

🏆🏆

18 7 1 2 28
Clemson

🏆🏆

8 10 7 4 29
Notre Dame

 

0 0 7 3 10
Ohio State

🏆

3 6 4 1 14
Oklahoma

 

0 1 3 5 9
Michigan 

 

0 0 4 3 7
Florida State

 

0 2 4 1 7
Oregon   0 5 0 1 6
Mississippi State   3 0 0 2 5
Georgia   0 2 1 4 7
LSU   3 4 1 0 8
Auburn   0 1 2 0 3
Washington   0 0 0 3 3
Iowa   0 0 0 2 2
TCU   0 0 1 1 2
Miami   0 1 1 0 2
Ole Miss   0 0 0 1 1
Michigan State   0 0 1 0 1
Penn State   0 0 0 1 1
Texas A&M   0 0 0 1 1
Wisconsin   0 0 0 1 1

 

2019

Week 1: #1 Ohio State, #2 LSU, #3 Alabama, #4 Penn State

Week 2: #1 LSU, #2 Ohio State, #3 Clemson, #4 Georgia

Week 3: #1 LSU, #2 Ohio State, #3 Clemson, #4 Georgia

Week 4: #1 Ohio State, #2 LSU, #3 Clemson, #4 Georgia

Week 5: #1 Ohio State, #2 LSU, #3 Clemson, #4 Georgia

Selection Day: #1 LSU, #2 Ohio State, #3 Clemson, #4 Oklahoma

2018

Week 1: #1 Alabama, #2 Clemson, #3 LSU, #4 Notre Dame

Week 2: #1 Alabama, #2 Clemson, #3 Notre Dame, #4 Michigan

Week 3: #1 Alabama, #2 Clemson, #3 Notre Dame, #4 Michigan

Week 4: #1 Alabama, #2 Clemson, #3 Notre Dame, #4 Michigan

Week 5: #1 Alabama, #2 Clemson, #3 Notre Dame, #4 Georgia

Selection Day: #1 Alabama, #2 Clemson, #3 Notre Dame, #4 Oklahoma

2017

Week 1: #1 Georgia, #2 Alabama, #3 Notre Dame, #4 Clemson

Week 2: #1 Georgia, #2 Alabama, #3 Notre Dame, #4 Clemson

Week 3: #1 Alabama, #2 Clemson, #3 Miami, #4 Oklahoma

Week 4: #1 Alabama, #2 Miami, #3 Clemson, #4 Oklahoma

Week 5: #1 Clemson, #2 Auburn, #3 Oklahoma, #4 Wisconsin

Selection Day: #1 Clemson, #2 Oklahoma, #3 Georgia, #4 Alabama 

2016

Week 1: #1 Alabama, #2 Clemson, #3 Michigan, #4 Texas A&M

Week 2:#1 Alabama, #2 Clemson, #3 Michigan, #4 Washington

Week 3: #1 Alabama, #2 Ohio State, #3 Michigan, #4 Clemson

Week 4: #1 Alabama, #2 Ohio State, #3 Michigan, #4 Clemson

Selection Day: #1 Alabama, #2 Ohio State, #3 Clemson, #4 Washington

2015

Week 1: #1 Clemson, #2 LSU, #3 Ohio State, #4 Alabama

Week 2: #1 Clemson, #2 Alabama, #3 Ohio State, #4 Notre Dame 

Week 3: #1 Clemson, #2 Alabama, #3 Ohio State, #4 Notre Dame 

Week 4: #1 Clemson, #2 Alabama, #3 Oklahoma, #4 Iowa  

Week 5: #1 Clemson, #2 Alabama, #3 Oklahoma, #4 Iowa  

Selection Day: #1 Clemson, #2 Alabama, #3 Michigan State, #4 Oklahoma

2014

Week 1: #1 Mississippi State, #2 Florida State, #3 Auburn, #4 Ole Miss

Week 2: #1 Mississippi State, #2 Florida State, #3 Auburn, #4 Oregon

Week 3: #1 Mississippi State, #2 Oregon, #3 Florida State, #4 TCU

Week 4: #1 Alabama, #2 Oregon, #3 Florida State, #4 Mississippi State

Week 5: #1 Alabama, #2 Oregon, #3 Florida State, #4 Mississippi State

Week 6: #1 Alabama, #2 Oregon, #3 TCU, #4 Florida State

Selection Day: #1 Alabama, #2 Oregon, #3 Florida State, #4 Ohio State

 

Final College Football Playoff Rankings

1. LSU 13-0

2. Ohio State 13-0

3. Clemson 13-0

4. Oklahoma 12-2

5. Georgia 11-2

6.  Oregon 11-2

7. Baylor 11-2

8. Wisconsin 10-3

9. Florida 10-2

10. Penn State 10-2

11. Utah 11-2

12.  Auburn 9-3

13. Alabama 10-2

14. Michigan 9-3

15. Notre Dame 10-2

16. Iowa 9-3

17. Memphis 12-1

18. Minnesota 10-2

19. Boise State 12-1

20. Appalachian State 12-1

21. Cincinnati 10-3

22. Southern Cal 8-4

23. Navy 9-2

24. Virginia 9-4

25. Oklahoma State 8-4

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