Bowl Predictions 2017: College Football Playoff Predictions for Top Teams

MADISON, WI - NOVEMBER 18:  Alex Hornibrook #12 of the Wisconsin Badgers drops back to pass during a game against the Michigan Wolverines at Camp Randall Stadium on November 18, 2017 in Madison, Wisconsin.  Wisconsin defeated Michigan 24-10.  (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)Stacy Revere/Getty Images

It’s hard to believe that Thanksgiving is right around the corner, meaning our annual turkey dinners will also be accompanied by some NFL action. But after Thanksgiving, most of the country’s attention turns toward college football and how the playoff and bowl pictures play out.

With no major upsets happening in Week 12, the College Football Playoff picture hasn’t changed much. But that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be informed with an updated playoff picture, right?

Here’s a look at the bowl projections for the New Year’s Six, including projections for the CFP and some quick analysis regarding two teams to keep an eye on as bowl season approaches. 


Projected College Football Playoff

  1. Alabama Crimson Tide
  2. Clemson Tigers
  3. Oklahoma Sooners
  4. Wisconsin Badgers


Bowl Projections