But the result of the CFP semifinal at the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl was nonetheless a decisive 24-7 takedown of Washington.The Crimson Tide are the defending national champions, and as they look to become the first 15-0 team in college football history, they are the kings until someone else takes the throne.
The Sooners' much-maligned defense dominated Auburn, which might inspire some snarky "SEC offense" talk.
The Seminoles provided the second-most-entertaining game of the postseason with their 33-32 win over Michigan in the Orange Bowl.
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Not only do we now have two finalists for the College Football Playoff National Championship Presented by AT&T and a clear No. That means we can rework the speculation of the final CFP rankings into something that is (slightly) more objective, as the two human polls will do on Jan. So here's a reranking of the 12 teams selected for the New Year's Six bowls.
Only Alabama and Oklahoma can eclipse USC's nine-game winning streak, which also includes a win over Washington and a team that beat Ohio State (Penn State).