Wisconsin 8th in first College Football Playoff rankings

MADISON, Wis. — As the Wisconsin football team prepares for a road trip to Northwestern, the first set of College Football Playoff rankings were released with Wisconsin coming in at No. 8.

Michigan (No. 2), Ohio State (No. 6), and Nebraska (No. 10) also topped the list. The full playoff field is below:

  1. Alabama 8-0
  2. Clemson 8-0
  3. Michigan 8-0
  4. Texas A&M 7-1
  5. Washington 8-0
  6. Ohio State 7-1
  7. Louisville 7-1
  8. Wisconsin 6-2
  9. Auburn 6-2
  10. Nebraska 7-1
  11. Florida 6-1
  12. Penn State 6-2
  13. LSU 5-2
  14. Oklahoma 6-2
  15. Colorado 6-2
  16. Utah 7-2
  17. Baylor 6-1
  18. Oklahoma State 6-2
  19. Virginia Tech 6-2
  20. West Virginia 6-1
  21. North Carolina 6-2
  22. Florida State 5-3
  23. Western Michigan 8-0
  24. Boise State 7-1
  25. Washington State 6-2