Alabama tops first College Football Playoff rankings of 2016

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It’s the poll we’ve all been waiting for. The 12 members of the College Football Playoff selection committee released the first rankings of 2016 on Tuesday.  Alabama is No. 1 followed by, Clemson, Michigan and Texas A&M.

The first two teams out are Washington at No. 5 and Ohio State at No. 6. Below is the complete list of rankings:

The top four:

  • 1. Alabama
  • 2. Clemson
  • 3. Michigan
  • 4. Texas A&M

First two out: 

  • 5. Washington
  • 6. Ohio State

The Rest: 

  • 7. Louisville
  • 8. Wisconsin
  • 9. Auburn
  • 10. Nebraska
  • 11.  Florida
  • 12. Penn State
  • 13. LSU
  • 14. Oklahoma
  • 15. Colorado
  • 16. Utah
  • 17. Baylor
  • 18. Oklahoma State
  • 19. Virginia Tech
  • 20. West Virginia
  • 21. North Carolina
  • 22. Florida State
  • 23. Western Michigan
  • 24. Boise State
  • 25. Houston