The SEC is the only conference to ever put two teams in the same four-team College Football Playoff.
Is there room for one more?
After two weeks, No. 2 Alabama, No. 3 Georgia and No. 4 LSU occupy three of the top four spots in the AP Top 25 and would likely be in the same spots if the first College Football Playoff rankings were released this week. If we’re talking four very best teams, those three can make that argument right now behind No. 1 Clemson, the defending national champion.
"The committee is told to pick the best four teams, not the most-deserving, not the best conference champions out of the Power 5," "ESPN College GameDay" analyst Kirk Herbstreit told Sporting News. "The best four. You can disagree with them all day, so with that in mind I don’t think they would politically, even though they don’t want to admit it, put three teams in from one conference.