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ESPN Has Updated Its Football Power Index Top 25

Hunter Renfrow #13 of the Clemson Tigers catches a 31 yard touchdown pass from Deshaun Watson #4 in the first quarter against the Alabama Crimson Tide.

GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 11: Hunter Renfrow #13 of the Clemson Tigers catches a 31 yard touchdown pass from Deshaun Watson #4 in the first quarter against the Alabama Crimson Tide during the 2016 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at University of Phoenix Stadium on January 11, 2016 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Bowl season continues today, with the New Year's Six games resuming tomorrow. The national title game is in one week.

ESPN has updated its Football Power Index top 25. You can see the new rankings below.

Here's what the top 25 looks like after the College Football Playoff semifinals and before the other major bowls.

  1. Alabama
  2. Clemson
  3. Georgia
  4. Ohio State
  5. Oklahoma
  6. Michigan
  7. Notre Dame
  8. Penn State
  9. Mississippi State
  10. Washington
  11. Florida
  12. Missouri
  13. Auburn
  14. West Virginia
  15. Iowa
  16. LSU
  17. Utah
  18. Texas A&M
  19. Washington State
  20. Stanford
  21. Fresno State
  22. Texas
  23. UCF
  24. Utah State
  25. NC State

Being third in these rankings is a hollow reward for Georgia, who many feel should have been in the playoff instead of Oklahoma or Notre Dame. The Fighting Irish fell all the way to No. 7 after losing to Clemson in the CFP semifinals.

Michigan remains at No. 6 even after losing the Peach Bowl, which seems kind of curious. Other than that, these rankings are pretty par for the course.

ESPN’s full FPI can be found here.