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Coley Harvey ESPN Staff Writer 

Penn State players are en route from the airport to their on-campus watch party. They were greeted with waves from some runners who are participating in a marathon this chilly morning.

Marty Smith ESPN 

.@ClemsonFB ACC title hardware made its way to the team brunch.

Coley Harvey ESPN Staff Writer 

The Penn State charter from Indianapolis just landed at nearby University Park Airport. The team will be busing back to campus shortly.

Jared Shanker ESPN Staff Writer 

Clemson receiver Deon Cain was asked if he wanted Bama after the Tigers likely clinched a playoff spot Saturday night. "Oh, of course. For real. Of course," Cain said. He hopes it happens in the national title game to "get that feeling back."

Last-minute playoff projection

Mark Schlabach and Brett McMurphy are in agreement on all four playoff picks. The committee will release their final decisions at noon ET on ESPN. Bowl projections

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Final New Year's Six bowl projections

Mark Schlabach and Brett McMurphy agree on the matchups for the Cotton, Rose and Sugar Bowls, but they disagree on the Orange Bowl matchup. Bowl projections

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Has anyone passed Jackson for Heisman?

Clemson QB Deshaun Watson led his Tigers to the ACC title and a pair of Oklahoma stars captured the Big 12 title on Saturday. Louisville QB Lamar Jackson didn't finish strong, but did he still do enough? GameDay Final

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Will USC pass Colorado in final ranking?

No. 8 Colorado lost by 31 points to No. 4 Washington in the Pac-12 championship game. If No. 11 USC finishes higher than the Buffaloes in the final poll, the Trojans will be Rose Bowl bound. GameDay Final

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Coley Harvey ESPN Staff Writer 

Penn State's "squad room," where the team holds meetings, is all set for today's college football playoff selection show. This is where the Nittany Lions will watch.

Matt Barrie ESPN 

This is College Football's top prize. The 4-teams announced today here in Grapevine will play for their shot at the CFP title.

Jared Shanker ESPN Staff Writer 

Clemson fans left a short message for the committee and No. 1 Alabama before exiting the stadium Saturday night.

Heather Dinich ESPN Senior Writer 

Good morning from the Gaylord Texan, where the CFP selection committee met until 1:30 am CT to debate and vote on their final top 25 of the season. They reconvened at 7 am CT here for breakfast and to solidify their last ranking of the season. Here is a photo looking up at their HQ from the outside.

Brian Bennett ESPN Staff Writer 

Saquon Barkley on whether Penn State should be in the playoff: "We won the Big Ten championship, arguably the best conference in college football. We beat Ohio State. We've got a good resume. But it's not up to us. It's either playoffs or Rose Bowl. Whatever one we're in, we've got to take full advantage of."

Jared Shanker ESPN Staff Writer 

The Clemson touchdown that proved to be the game winner was set up by a third-and-14 heave to Deon Cain. Deshaun Watson broke down the play, which really ended with him having faith in his receivers to make one-on-one plays.