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Only 10 schools still have a legit shot to make the College Football Playoff

Posted On: Nov 19, 2019   |   Posted By: Business Insider

Only 10 schools still have a legit shot to make the College Football Playoff

The College Football Playoff is rapidly approaching, and while we don't quite have a handle on who will make the four-team slate, the field of potential contenders is dwindling.
The committee is set to release its third College Football Playoff rankings of the season Tuesday night, and major losses from the undefeated Minnesota Golden Gophers and Baylor Bears may have further narrowed down the field.
As of now, LSU , Clemson , and Ohio State appear to have a solid hold on playoff spots, but a handful of strong one-loss squads are still very much alive and vying for a bid.
Check out where the last 10 contenders stand heading into Week 13 of the season.
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10. Minnesota Golden Gophers
Record : 9-1 (11)
Last week's result: Lost to Iowa 19-23
Last week's playoff rank: 8
Key games remaining: Wisconsin at home, Big Ten title game
The outlook: Fresh off of a 31-26 victory over the Penn State Nittany Lions, the Golden Gophers marched into Kinnick Stadium and...

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