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What College Football's BCS Rankings Would Look Like Right Now

We are one week away from this season's first installment of the College Football Playoff rankings. All eyes will be on who is in the top four spots next Tuesday.

Before the CFP, we had the BCS. The computer rankings determined who would meet in the BCS title game at the end of the season.

Each season, unveils simulated BCS standings so we can see how the computer might have ranked teams if the BCS system was still in place. The current BCS rankings actually look pretty similar to what the College Football Playoff rankings will be next week.

Barring an unforeseen upset, Alabama will be No. 1, followed by Clemson, Notre Dame and LSU. That's exactly what the simulated BCS rankings shows as well.

Take a look:

If the BCS still existed right now, Alabama would be playing Clemson in the national championship game. We have no qualms with that really.

However, the fact that the CFP gives two other teams a shot at the title makes things more interesting. We just have to wait and see who those teams are.

The first College Football Playoff rankings will be unveiled at 7:10 p.m. ET next Tuesday.