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Paul Finebaum Reacts To Oklahoma's Loss To Kansas State

An extreme closeup of ESPN college football analyst Paul Finebaum from the Cotton Bowl in Texas in 2019.

ARLINGTON, TX - DECEMBER 31: TV/radio personality Paul Finebaum of the SEC Network speaks on air before the Goodyear Cotton Bowl at AT&T Stadium on December 31, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Another weekend of college football brought yet another huge upset.

First it was Georgia, then Wisconsin and now, Oklahoma joins the ranks of heavy favorites to go down. The Sooners traveled to Manhattan, Kansas for a date with the Kansas State Wildcats.

After Kansas State jumped out to a 48-23 lead before the Sooners launched an impressive comeback. The comeback attempt fell short and Kansas State walked out with a 48-41 win.

Following the game, college football analysts from around the country weighed in on Oklahoma's chances to make the College Football Playoff with a loss.

ESPN's Paul Finebaum doesn't think it will be easy.

"Find it hard to believe Oklahoma has anything but a circuitous route to the CFP. No way a team that lost to Kansas State trumps a one-loss Big 10 or SEC. Or even Oregon. Pure nonsense," he said on Saturday.

Oklahoma needs to win-out in impressive fashion and get some help from other conferences to have a shot at the playoff this season.

It's a tough break for the Sooners, who looked like one of the most-complete teams in the country before today's loss.

Next up for Oklahoma is a home contest against Iowa State in two weeks.