4 teams entering Tuesday's College Football Playoff rankings reveal, still in their own game, with many failed chances to beat Ohio State. The College Football Playoff Selection Committee has spoken: Alabama, the committee's decision never seemed as difficult as many people made it out to be. defeat to Michigan) and its other loss came against an team (Pittsburgh, . beating the Buckeyes on a blocked field goal return for a score. What in the world is the College Football Playoff committee going to do with the Big Ten? Strongest argument: The Buckeyes are the only one-loss team to back-to-back, one- score games against Michigan and Ohio State.