Georgia ranked No. 1 in first College Football Playoff rankings of 2021
The Georgia Bulldogs are ranked No. 1 in the first College Football Playoff rankings of the 2021 season released Tuesday evening by the College Football Playoff Selection Committee.
Georgia is followed by Alabama (2), Michigan State (3), Oregon (4), and Ohio State (5).
The Bulldogs have beaten two teams that are ranked in the first College Football Playoff rankings — Auburn is No. 13 and Kentucky is No. 18.
The Bulldogs are also a unanimous number one in the AP Poll and USA TODAY Sports AFCA Coaches Poll.
Check out the full rankings below:
College Football Playoff Rankings (Nov. 2)
3. Michigan State
5. Ohio State
9. Wake Forest
10. Notre Dame
11. Oklahoma State
14. Texas A&M
16. Ole Miss
17. Mississippi State
19. NC State
23. Fresno State
24. San Diego State
The College Football Playoff Selection Committee will release their Top 25 rankings each week on Tuesday through Nov. 30. Below is the schedule of dates (all times Eastern):
- Tuesday, Nov. 2 – 7:00pm ET
- Tuesday, Nov. 9 – 9:00pm ET*
- Tuesday, Nov. 16 – 7:00pm ET
- Tuesday, Nov. 23 – 7:00pm ET
- Tuesday, Nov. 30 – 7:00pm ET
- Sunday, Dec. 5 – Noon ET (Selection Day)
On Sunday, Dec. 5 at Noon ET, the College Football Playoff Selection Committee will announce the Playoff Semifinal pairings and semifinal bowl assignments. Those will be followed by the pairings for the remainder of the New Year’s Six bowl games.