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ESPN's 10 College Football Playoff Favorites After Week 9

Former Big Ten football star Desmond Howard on the College GameDay set.

BRISTOL, TN - SEPTEMBER 10: ESPN's Desmond Howard and Rece Davis on set during College Gameday prior to the game between the Virginia Tech Hokies and the Tennessee Volunteers at Bristol Motor Speedway on September 10, 2016 in Bristol, Tennessee. (Photo by Michael Shroyer/Getty Images)

ESPN's College Football Playoff predictor has updated following a pretty eventful Week 9 of the 2019 college football season.

At this point in the season, Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State and LSU are the four College Football Playoff favorites, with Penn State sitting right outside.

After those five teams, there is a significant drop-off.

Oklahoma's chances took a big hit with the loss on Saturday to Kansas State. Teams like Wisconsin and Auburn were likely eliminated with their losses.

Oregon, Georgia and Florida remain somewhat in contention.

Here's ESPN's full top 10:

That looks about right heading into Week 10.

The initial College Football Playoff rankings will come out on Nov. 5.