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ESPN Names Teams With 10% Chance Or Better Of Making The Playoff

A general view during the national anthem prior to the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game between the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Clemson Tigers.

TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: A general view during the national anthem prior to the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game between the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Clemson Tigers at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Tim Bradbury/Getty Images)

The College Football Playoff race took an interesting turn over the weekend as four top-10 teams were upset. After a massive series of upsets, we're starting to get a picture of which teams have what it takes to compete at the highest level.

Heading into Week 8 of the season, there are only ten teams with a 10-percent or higher chance of making the playoff. According to ESPN's computer model, FiveThirtyEight, these are the ten teams that have a 10-percent chance to make the playoff.

  1. Alabama
  2. Clemson
  3. Ohio State
  4. Notre Dame
  5. Oklahoma
  6. Georgia
  7. Michigan
  8. Texas
  9. LSU
  10. Florida

Of those ten teams, only three have a double-digit percentage chance of winning the national title: Alabama (26-percent), Clemson (20-percent), and Ohio State (15-percent).

Notre Dame and Georgia are the teams with the next-highest chances of winning a title at 8-percent and 6-percent respectively.

It will be interesting to see how the next few weeks of college football action plays out.