It’s almost that time of year again. No, not the holidays. It’s almost time for the College Football Playoff and FanWide has everything you need to know about where to watch the best teams in the nation. As Championship Weekend approaches, it is time to closely examine the top six programs in the nation as they gear up for a final run at the Playoffs.
1. Ohio State Buckeyes (12-0)
Ohio State has connected on all cylinders in 2019. Justin Fields has lived up to every expectation since transferring from the University of Georgia. Chase Young broke the OSU single-season sack record despite missing multiple games with a suspension from the NCAA. Head Coach Ryan Day and the Buckeyes have been absolutely destroying every team that stands in their way including taking down the Michigan Wolverines for the eighth consecutive time last weekend.
2. LSU Tigers (12-0)
Death Valley is the place to be in College Football right now. With Heisman candidate Joe Burrow, a slew of fantastic receivers, and a terrifying defense, Coach Orgeron has his Tigers ready to go to battle with the best of the best. LSUfootball.net is the perfect resource for fans to stay in the know with the team from Baton Rouge. LSU will take on number 4 ranked Georgia this weekend in the SEC Championship Game.
3. Clemson Tigers (12-0)
The hype around Clemson football is real. After losing defensive stars to the NFL such as Clelin Ferrell and Dexter Lawrence, Dabo Swinney once again has lead his team to an undefeated regular season. With Trevor Lawrence under center and Travis Etienne in the backfield, Clemson and college football fans are eager to engage with the Tigers. TigerNet is a fantastic free resource for Clemson fans to stay in the know with their beloved football team. As Clemson gears up for a showdown with the University of Virginia in the ACC Championship Game, this team is ready to tackle any obstacle in its way.
4. Georgia Bulldogs (11-1)
The University of Georgia is the only team in the top four with a loss, but they may very well have the strongest team in college football. Jake Fromm and his receiving corps have established a strong connection, and Deandre Swift continues to produce on the ground, averaging just over 100 yards per game. With a defense that has stars on all three levels, the Bulldogs can compete with just about anyone’s offense in the nation. It’s defense will be put to the test, however, in a high stakes matchup with Joe Burrow and his own high-powered LSU offense in the SEC Championship Game. With all the excitement in this game, the most up-to-date news about everything you need to know about the Dawgs can be found at DawgNation.
5. Utah Utes (11-1)
The Utah Utes are definitely flying under the radar. As the PAC-12 South champion, they will compete against the Oregon Ducks this weekend in what is shaping up to be an exciting display of college football. With Tyler Huntley under center, the Utes have a dynamic dual-threat quarterback that produces big time stats with minimal turnovers. Zack Moss continues to run through every defender he sees, averaging 6.2 yards per carry and over 100 rushing yards per game. The Utes and their fans should be tuned in to Championship Weekend, with numerous possibilities to move up to the top four. The UteZone is a great resource for University of Utah fans, with engaging news articles about the team that continues to rise in the college football rankings.
6. Oklahoma Sooners (11-1)
The Oklahoma Sooners are a team ready for an opportunity on the big stage. After two straight appearances in the College Football Playoff with Baker Mayfield and Kyler Murray at quarterback, Head Coach Lincoln Riley decided to take on the challenge of another transfer at quarterback. With former Alabama star Jalen Hurts under center, the Sooners have had yet another successful season, and if chaos occurs on Championship Weekend, they are well prepared to compete with the top teams in the CFP. For the latest news and updates about the rising Sooners, YardBarker is an engaging resource for the Sooner faithful.
With Championship Weekend approaching, the college football stakes continue to increase. FanWide has you covered for everything you need to know about the top teams in the nation as well as the best places to watch your favorite team.