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Analyst Outlines The "Doomsday" Scenario For College Football Playoff

Georgia's offense lined up against Alabama's defense.

ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 08: The Georgia Bulldogs line up against the Alabama Crimson Tide during the first quarter in the CFP National Championship presented by AT&T at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on January 8, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Heading into the final weekend of the regular season, the College Football Playoff picture is shaping up. LSU, Clemson and Ohio State all have the inside track to berths, while the final spot is more up for grabs.

If Clemson and Ohio State win their conference titles and Georgia beats LSU in the SEC Championship Game, all four of those teams will be in. If Clemson, Ohio State and LSU all win their leagues, the No. 4 position will come down to the Pac-12 and Big-12 champs and Alabama.

But what if things aren't so neat and tidy? What if we get lots of chaos over the next two weekends?

CBS Sports' Barrett Sallee has outlined a potential "doomsday" scenario for the playoff committee. In it, only the Big 12 and ACC finish up in orderly fashion.

Now, the odds of Sallee's scenario playing out are extremely slim, but if it did, here's what we'd go with. Clemson is a lock, and the Big 12 champ should also be in as well.

Wisconsin and Georgia would finish out the field thanks to marquee championship game wins. Sorry, Oregon, but you're out of luck.

Hopefully we don't have to worry about this and at least a couple of favorites will take care of business as expected.