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ESPN Releases College Football Playoff Picks After Week 9

Ohio State linemen before the game against Wisconsin in Columbus.

COLUMBUS, OH - OCTOBER 26: Thayer Munford #75, Josh Myers #71, Gavin Cupp #61 and Jonah Jackson #73 of the Ohio State Buckeyes warm up prior to game against the Wisconsin Badgers at Ohio Stadium on October 26, 2019 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

ESPN’s college football writers have updated their picks for the College Football Playoff following Week 9 of the 2019 regular season.

There were a few stunning results from this past weekend, which includes Michigan dominating Notre Dame at home. Ohio State also made a statement by dismantling Wisconsin.

LSU faced its toughest test to date this season as it narrowly escaped against Auburn. As for Alabama, the SEC powerhouse cruised past Arkansas - even without Tua Tagovailoa.

Oklahoma saw its playoff hopes decrease dramatically as it suffered an upset loss to Kansas State. Every ESPN writer that had the Sooners making the postseason has taken them out for now.

Here are their updated picks:

Andrea Adelson: 1. LSU; 2. Clemson; 3. Alabama; 4. Ohio State
Edward Aschoff: 1. Ohio State; 2. LSU; 3. Alabama; 4. Clemson
Kyle Bonagura: 1. Ohio State; 2. Alabama; 3. Clemson; 4. LSU
Bill Connelly: 1. Ohio State; 2. LSU; 3. Alabama; 4. Penn State
Heather Dinich: 1. LSU; 2. Ohio State; 3. Alabama; 4. Clemson
David Hale: 1. LSU; 2. Ohio State; 3. Clemson; 4. Alabama
Sam Khan Jr.: 1. LSU; 2. Ohio State; 3. Alabama; 4. Clemson
Chris Low: 1. Ohio State; 2. LSU; 3. Alabama; 4. Clemson
Ivan Maisel: 1. Ohio State; 2. LSU; 3. Alabama; 4. Clemson
Ryan McGee: 1. LSU; 2. Alabama; 3. Clemson; 4. Penn State
Adam Rittenberg: 1. LSU; 2. Ohio State; 3. Alabama; 4. Clemson
Alex Scarborough: 1. LSU; 2. Clemson; 3. Ohio State; 4. Alabama
Mark Schlabach: 1. Ohio State; 2. LSU; 3. Clemson; 4. Alabama
Tom VanHaaren: 1. Alabama; 2. Ohio State; 3. LSU; 4. Clemson

Most picks have Alabama, Ohio State Clemson and LSU making the College Football Playoff. However, Ryan McGee has Penn State sneaking into the postseason.

We could see more changes coming to ESPN's picks after next weekend.