Alabama remains the favorite to win the national championship at 3/1 odds, followed by Clemson at 7/2.
The playoff committee’s first rankings of the season will be unveiled shortly after 9 p.m. Nov. 5. After that, the committee will update its rankings every Tuesday until “Selection Sunday” Dec. 8.
One of this season's semifinal games will be played in Atlanta. The Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl, on Dec. 28 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, will match either the No. 1 team vs. the No. 4 team or No. 2 vs. No. 3. The other semifinal will be played in the Fiesta Bowl in Glendale, Ariz.