By Jim Baird | AM Football Briefing
OSU RISES TO NO. 5 IN PLAYOFF RANKINGS: Ohio State is the top ranked one-loss team in the country and continues to control their own destiny for a playoff spot, according to the College Football Playoff rankings released Tuesday. The Buckeyes rank No. 5 behind undefeated Alabama, Clemson, That School Up North, and Washington. Wisconsin sits at No. 7 and Penn State at No. 10, giving the Big 10 four top-10 teams, the most of any conference. Other notable OSU opponent rankings: No. 11 Oklahoma, No. 19 Nebraska. Read the full rankings here.
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