The Sooners jumped to #5 in both the AP and Coaches polls this weekend, following Michigan’s loss to Ohio State. Tonight, OU got a glimpse of how the Playoff Committee sees their resume. Oklahoma came in at #5 in the latest Playoff Rankings.
November 2️⃣7️⃣ #CFBPlayoff Rankings:
6️⃣. Ohio State // @OhioStateFB
5️⃣. Oklahoma // @OU_Football
4️⃣. Georgia // @FootballUGA
3️⃣. Notre Dame // @NDFootball
2️⃣. Clemson // @ClemsonFB
1️⃣. Alabama // @AlabamaFTBL
— College Football Playoff (@CFBPlayoff) November 28, 2018
That the Sooners stayed ahead of Ohio State, as they should have, could be a preview of next week’s rankings. OU puts themselves in a great position if they can beat Texas in the Big 12 Championship.