Here's a look at the entire College Football Playoff and college football bowl lineup for. Here are the four teams who'll be playing in college football's top-level semifinals and where they're headed. Check out the NCAA College Football Polls and Rankings for Week 1. College Football Rankings - Preseason RK, Team, Rec, Pts, Trend. The College Football Playoff is now set and the four teams making the final field are the ones that have been predicted for weeks. 1. RANK, SCHOOL, RECORD, PREVIOUS. 1, Alabama, , 1. 2, Clemson, , 3. 3, Ohio State, , 2. 4, Washington, , 4. 5, Penn State. By the end of the season, most of the College Football Playoff crucial in deciding who gets in and who is left out of the four- team postseason.