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CFP rankings week 3: Clemson jumps 2 spots for No. 2

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The College Football Playoff selection committee chose the Tigers as spot No 2. this week!

The third of six rankings was decided Tuesday night around 9:30 p.m.

Clemson was selected right behind Alabama at No. 1. The Tigers were followed by Miami at No. 3 and Oklahoma to complete the top four.

The 12-person CFP committee ranks the top 25 teams and assigns the top four to semifinal sites. At the end of the regular season and conference championship games, the top four teams will go to the College Football Playoff Semi-final games. The top team will play the fourth-placed team, and the second-placed team will play the third-placed team.

The Tigers face off against the Citadel on Saturday at 12:20 p.m.

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