LSU, Minnesota are winners in College Football playoff ranking; picture is dim for Alabama, Big 12
Minnesota players celebrate their victory over Penn State last week. | Stacy Bengs/AP
The Golden Gophers have a path into the top four. The second College Football Playoff rankings featured an expected change at the top: LSU rose to No. 1, swapping spots with Ohio State, after Saturday’s 46-41 win at Alabama.
In the end, the debate over which team deserves to be No. 1 is weeks from being settled. LSU still has a matchup with Georgia to decide the SEC championship. No. 2 Ohio State faces...