Heisman Trophy winner in CFP ranking: ‘It really shows that SEC bias’

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After week 12 of college football seasonThe college football playoff standings were released Tuesday night.

there was no top four shakeupas Georgia, Ohio State, Michigan, and TCU are still the best football teams.

Robert Griffin III speaks onstage during the fourth round of the 2022 NFL Draft on April 30, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Robert Griffin III speaks onstage during the fourth round of the 2022 NFL Draft on April 30, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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But there has been some change within the top 10 and not everyone is satisfied with the order.

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Tennessee fell from No. 5 to No. 10 after giving up 63 points to a Unranked South Carolina equipment. LSU moved up one spot to No. 5 while USC sits at No. 6 after beating No. 16 UCLA on the road on Saturday.

Alabama, Clemson and Oregon rank 7-9.

The order outside of the top four seemed to bother ESPN analyst and Heisman Trophy winner Robert Griffin III, who said there is a bias for Southeastern Conference schools.

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“The Committee really shows the SEC bias with 9-2 LSU over 10-1 USC and 9-2 Alabama ahead of 10-1 Clemson,” Griffin posted on Twitter.

Alabama Crimson Tide helmets sit on the sidelines during their championship game against the Georgia Bulldogs on January 10, 2022 at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Alabama Crimson Tide helmets sit on the sidelines during their championship game against the Georgia Bulldogs on January 10, 2022 at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana.
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With LSU coming in at No. 5, the SEC now has a legitimate shot at getting two teams into the College Football Playoff should the The tigers run the table and beat Georgia in the SEC Championship Game.

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A defeat against Georgia would knock out LSU out of the CFP.

The face of the trojans No. 15 Notre-Dame to close out the regular season and No. 9 Oregon in the Pac-12 Championship Game if the Ducks can beat No. 21 Oregon State on Saturday.

The LSU Tigers carry the trophy named The Boot after a win against the Razorbacks on November 12, 2022 in Fayetteville, Arkansas.

The LSU Tigers carry the trophy named The Boot after a win against the Razorbacks on November 12, 2022 in Fayetteville, Arkansas.
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For Clemson, a rivalry game against South Carolina, which is not yet ranked, and the ACC Championship Game is still on the books.

The Tigers will face No. 17 North Carolina in Charlotte and should topple Alabama with a win and a 12-1 record.

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