Two weeks after Oklahoma won a 34-31 shootout on the road against Baylor, the two conference rivals meet again with a Big 12 title on the line.
Auburn true freshman quarterback Bo Nix has guided the Tigers to wins over both Oregon and Alabama, teams that could have potentially been in the College Playoff mix without the Auburn loss.
At a press conference, the Crimson Tide quarterback spoke about the season-ending hip injury he suffered.
Clemson is the biggest-favorite of any of the FBS teams in action in a conference championship game this week.
Championship Week begins on Friday night, when Utah and Oregon collide for the Pac-12 title, with a further nine games scheduled for Saturday.
The LSU Tigers and New Orleans Saints have a chance to pull off a feat never seen in the Super Bowl era, and it's happened only twice in 100 years of professional football.
The Utah football program added to the responses to Finebaum's comments, writing "thanks for the bulletin board material, @finebaum. Keep it coming," on its Twitter account.
Ohio State is the favorite among sportsbooks for the national title as nation's top teams head towards conference championship games.
"I just think other programs get the benefit of the doubt, and for whatever reason, our league, certainly Clemson, we don't get the benefit of the doubt," Swinney said during a press conference.
"It's been happening very slowly for a couple of years," Finebaum said of Alabama's head football coach and the Crimson Tide during an appearance on ESPN's 'Get Up.' "I think over the last couple of months we've seen it."
The top four is expected to remain unchanged going into Championship Week, but Alabama should fall down the rankings after losing to Auburn in the Iron Bowl.
No major changes are expected in the top four of the latest CFP rankings, but Alabama is set to fall away after losing to Auburn in the Iron Bowl.
Utah and Oregon kick off Championship Week when they meet in the Pac-12 title decider on Friday, with LSU facing Georgia in the SEC title game on Saturday.
Just when the annual game had maybe seen it all, Saturday's game happened at the Iron Bowl game between No. 5 Alabama and No. 15 Auburn, and there was craziness.
Wisconsin now moves on to play No. 1 Ohio State for the Big Ten Championship, and Minnesota still seeks its first season with 10 wins since 1904.
The No. 7-ranked Sooners take on state rivals and No. 21-ranked Cowboys needing a win to keep their College Football Playoff hopes alive.
No. 2 ranked LSU can go 12-0 with a win over the Aggies and avenge last season's controversial loss after seven overtimes.
The Bulldogs can improve to 11-1 and extend their winning run over the Yellow Jackets to three games on Saturday.
No. 1 Ohio State travels to No. 13 Michigan on Saturday looking to extends its winning streak over the Wolverines to eight.
No. 5-ranked Crimson Tide must win on the road against the No. 15 Tigers to keep its hopes of a spot in the College Football Playoff alive.
The No. 3-ranked Tigers are 11-0 and could go unbeaten in the regular season for a second consecutive year.
The NFL as usual dominates the sporting calendar on Thanksgiving, but there are plenty of sporting events on TV.
With week 13 of college football in the books, new sets of rankings and betting odds have been released for the College Football Playoff National Championship.
No. 1 Ohio State faces No. 13 Michigan on the road, while No. 5 Alabama takes on No. 15 Auburn in the Iron Bowl and No. 7 Oklahoma faces No. 21 Oklahoma State,
Ohio State leapfrogged LSU at No. 1, while Clemson and Georgia rounded up the top four and Utah climbed up to No. 6.
LSU, Ohio State and Clemson are set to retain the top three spots but Georgia's No.4 ranking could be in jeopardy.
LSU, Ohio State and Clemson are expected to retain the top three spots, while Utah could climb up to sixth.
The Sooners clinched a spot in this year's Big 12 Championship game by winning its last three games in a way that's so rare it hasn't been done since 2000.
In his return from serving a two-game suspension, Ohio State defensive end Chase Young set a new school record of 16.5 sacks in a single season.