Clemson Bowl Projection with Playoff Rankings
Deshaun Watson is still out with a hand injury.
The College Football Playoff selection committee determined its first Top 25 rankings and had the following four teams projected in the Playoffs - Mississippi State (#1), Florida State (#2), Auburn (#3) and Ole Miss (#4).
After those four teams are projected in the Sugar Bowl and Rose Bowl respectively, the Orange Bowl projection was No. 21 Clemson vs. No. 6 Alabama.
The Orange Bowl will be played Dec. 31 at 8:30 p.m. EST.