College Football Playoff Rankings: MSU #17, UM #24

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WILX The latest College Football Playoff rankings have been released and both Michigan State and Michigan are in the top 25.

The Spartans are ranked No. 17 this week, falling five spots after their 48-3 blowout loss to Ohio State. Michigan State (7-3, 5-2 in Big Ten) will host Maryland in East Lansing on Saturday at 4PM on FOX.

The Wolverines come in at No. 24 after not being ranked last week. Michigan (8-2, 5-2 in Big Ten) made it three straight wins by beating Maryland 35-10 this past Saturday. The Wolverines will visit Wisconsin this Saturday at noon on FOX.

Alabama has been installed as the new No. 1 team in the latest College Football Playoff rankings following Georgia's loss to Auburn last weekend.

Clemson is second, with Miami and Oklahoma joining the Tigers and Crimson Tide among the top four for the first time.

Wisconsin and Auburn are fifth and sixth respectively, Georgia dropped to seventh, and Notre Dame slipped from third to eighth following its blowout loss to the Hurricanes.