1. Alabama
2. Ohio State
3. Clemson
4. Michigan

1. Texas A&M–The Aggies outlasted Tennessee, 45-38 in double overtime on Saturday, elevating them to 6-0 for the first time since 1994. How good are they? We will find out in two weeks when they travel to Alabama.
2. DeShaun Watson–The Clemson QB hasn’t been the best QB in his own conference the past several weeks, but a showdown victory over Louisville and still Heisman front runner Lamar Jackson was a sign that he still  is in the Heisman hunt.  Against Boston College on Friday,  Watson had Heisman like numbers (4 TD passes for 266 yards and 34 more yards rushing in a 56-10 win.  He’s not the front runner yet, but he is in the discussion. The rest of this article is available to subscribers only – to become a subscriber click here.