The Pac-12 is finished.
The Big 12 is still hanging on by a thread.
With only three weeks left in the regular season, we have a pretty good idea about the two teams that are in the driver’s seat to make the College Football Playoff: No. 1 Clemson and No. 3 Ohio State.
As upstart front-runners continue to fade as the pressure builds, No. 2 Alabama, No. 4 Notre Dame and No. 12 Oklahoma — three blue bloods many of you wanted to leave for dead weeks ago — suddenly look like the top candidates to join the Tigers and Buckeyes.