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What The BCS Rankings Would Look Like In Week 10

A logo for the BCS National Title game.

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: The Allstate BCS National Championship Game logo before the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game between the Louisiana State University Tigers and the Alabama Crimson Tide at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

We are still one week away from the first College Football Playoff rankings of 2019, but we already have a glimpse of what the BCS standings would look like right now. provides simulated BCS rankings using the old computer formula. They update their top 16 weekly.

Last week, LSU occupied the No. 1 spot in the BCS simulation, with Ohio State at No. 2. This week, the two programs have flip-flopped.

The Buckeyes are the new No. 1, followed by LSU, Alabama, Clemson and Penn State.

Honestly, when the first CFP rankings come out next Tuesday, we expect the top four to include the same teams as this hypothetical BCS scenario. The order could be slightly different, but OSU, LSU, Alabama and Clemson should be the first four teams.

Four days after the initial playoff rankings are released, Alabama and LSU meet in Tuscaloosa. It will be a matchup between the top two teams in the current AP poll, and will have a major impact on the CFP.