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CFP rankings: Who's in?

There's a shakeup at the top of the latest playoff rankings, as Iowa and Oklahoma join the playoff picture alongside Clemson and Alabama. But with another weekend of football ahead, will either No. 5 Michigan State or No. 6 Notre Dame muscle its way in?

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Damian Lillard a solid high-priced pick

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Here's where the CFP stands

Oklahoma and Iowa have moved up to No. 3 and 4, respectively, as Michigan State and Notre Dame are the first two teams out.

CFP rankings: 1-6

  • 1. Clemson
  • 2. Alabama
  • 3. Oklahoma
  • 4. Iowa
  • 5. Michigan State
  • 6. Notre Dame

Notre Dame falls in Week 4 CFP rankings (2:22)
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CFP Rankings: Nos. 16 - 20

In the latest playoff rankings, Northwestern, Oregon, and Ole Miss all move up, while TCU bumps down one spot to No. 19. Washington State rounds out the top 20.

Week 4 CFP rankings: 1-6 (2:16)

CFP rankings: 16-20

  • 16. Northwestern
  • 17. Oregon
  • 18. Ole Miss
  • 19. TCU
  • 20. Washington State

Bears RB Forte (MCL) plans to play vs. Packers (2:42)
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Forte expected to return on Thursday

Bears RB Matt Forte has missed the past three weeks with a knee injury but is ready to play on Thanksgiving night against the Packers. "I'm good enough to go," Forte said.

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NHL players model Stadium Series sweaters

The Blackhawks and Wild unveiled the jerseys they will wear in their Feb. 21 Stadium Series game at TCF Bank Stadium (where the University of Minnesota plays football). See Chicago's uniform

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Bears likely to be left out in the cold

Four wins in a six-game span had Chicago back in the playoff hunt, but Sunday's loss to the Broncos hurt the Bears' chances considerably. Their odds have sunk well into single digits. Playoff projections (Insider)

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Packers don't lose to Cutler

Chicago QB Jay Cutler has a lifetime win percentage of .083 against Green Bay, the worst regular season win percentage against a single opponent of all time.

Future's bright on North Side of Chicago

The Cubs arrived in the postseason a year ahead of schedule and now should have at least a five-year run as legitimate World Series contenders, writes Jim Bowden. MLB status check (Insider)

Packers-Bears, la rivalidad más antigua en la NFL

Sebastián Martínez Christensen nos brinda la previa al partido entre Green Bay Packers y los Chicago Bears, a jugarse el día de Acción de Gracias en los Estados Unidos y que da lugar a un capítulo más de la rivalidad más añeja de la NFL. Mirar

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Matt Forte is expected to play Thursday. Said the main reason he missed the Broncos game was because of the short turnaround from Sunday to Thursday.