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11-0, 1st in Big Ten - West
The Hater's Guide to Rivalry Week (2:21)

Iowa on upset alert at Nebraska

The undefeated Hawkeyes have already clinched the Big Ten's West Division. But if they can't escape Lincoln with a win, it will cast doubt over their spot in the ranking. This week's GameDay Kickoff preview has this matchup on upset alert. GameDay Kickoff: Rivalry Week

How does the committee justify Iowa's ranking? (1:58)
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Here's where the CFP stands

Clemson and Alabama are 1 and 2, again. Meanwhile, Oklahoma and Iowa have moved up to 3 and 4, respectively, as Michigan State and Notre Dame are the first two teams out.

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Big Ten playoff tracker: Nov. 25

With four teams in the top 10 of the College Football Playoff rankings, there are plenty of things to watch down the stretch in the Big Ten.

Nebraska looks to derail Iowa's playoff bid (2:08)
Breaking down the Week 13 CFP Top 4 (1:55)
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Does Iowa deserve a top four spot?

The Hawkeyes' 11-0 record says yes. On the other hand, they might have had an easier road to the top when compared to their competitors. The strength of their win-loss record ranked fifth.

CFP rankings: 1-6

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

Projected CFB playoff lines

If the College Football Playoff were held today, here are the projected lines from the Las Vegas Westgate Super Book:

  • Clemson -9 vs. Iowa
  • Alabama -6 vs. Oklahoma

Oklahoma vaults into CFB Playoff top four (1:05)
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Who gets the last two spots?

Oklahoma and Iowa grabbed playoff spots this week, but Michigan State and Notre Dame are right on their heels. The Sooners have the strongest resume of the four teams. But are the Hawkeyes' two wins against FPI top 40 schools enough to hold off the Spartans?

What vaulted Oklahoma to third in CFP rankings? (2:02)
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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?

Notre Dame falls in Week 4 CFP rankings (2:22)
Week 4 CFP rankings: 1-6 (2:16)

Brian Bennett ESPN Staff Writer 

Iowa is 4th and Michigan State is 5th. Pretty much interchangeable, as both teams need to win out (and beat one of the other). A Notre Dame loss to Stanford would still be extremely helpful for the Big Ten, as the Irish are 6th.

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Oklahoma, Iowa make jump into CFP top four

Oklahoma and Iowa came in at Nos. 3 and 4, respectively, in the latest College Football Playoff rankings behind stalwarts Clemson and Alabama. Notre Dame dropped to No. 6 despite a win.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Finalists for the Jim Thorpe Award (nation's top defensive back): Duke safety Jeremy Cash, Florida cornerback Vernon Hargreaves III and Iowa cornerback Desmond King.

Team Stats

Passing Yards210.081st
Rushing Yards208.328th
Points For34.0Tied-32nd
Points Against18.517th

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