The College GameDay crew has made its final College Football Playoff predictions before the start of the 2018 season.

Prior to the slate of Week 0 games kicking off on Saturday, the GameDay crew provided their predictions for the College Football Playoff. If you’re a fan of the B1G, you’re going to love some of these picks.

Desmond Howard, Kirk Herbstreit and Lee Corson each gave their four-team selections, along with the winner of the national title. Here’s how each analyst picked.


  • CFP picks: Michigan-West Virginia, Alabama Clemson
  • CFP title game: Michigan-Alabama
  • Winner: Michigan


  • CFP picks: Alabama-Washington, Clemson-Penn State
  • CFP title game: Alabama-Clemson
  • Winner: Alabama


  • CFP picks: Clemson-Washington, Wisconsin-Georgia
  • CFP title game: Clemson-Wisconsin
  • Winner: Wisconsin

We only have one more Saturday before predictions are in the rearview mirror and things start to play out on the field.