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Ranking all 28 teams that have made the College Football Playoff

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Saban praises team after CFP win (1:35)

Nick Saban is effusive in praising the Crimson Tide for their perseverance throughout the season and their championship-winning performance. (1:35)

In seven years of the College Football Playoff era, 11 different programs have taken part and four different teams have won the title. But the team that has won three of the seven titles has also now produced the single best team of the era. Let's rank all 28 to date (and also the 10 best teams to miss the playoff.)

I derived this list, as I usually do, through a combination of numbers and my own personal opinions. I started out by ordering teams according to their SP+ percentile ratings, then adjusted for actual CFP performance and any other criteria I felt like including.