Iowa State, USC, Wisconsin and the 7 teams that can make their first College Football Playoff this year

Iowa State, USC, Wisconsin and the 7 teams that can make their first College Football Playoff this year

Outside of in 2015, a Power 5 team has actually made its College Football Playoff launching every year.
To date, 11 Power 5 programs have actually sent out at least one group into the four-team playoff format. The most recent team to make its launching was the 2019 LSU Tigers, and we all understand how their magical season went. While groups like Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State and Oklahoma seem to make the tournament nearly yearly, lets keep an eye on these spectacular seven to crash the celebration.

If one of these 7 college programs makes the playoff for the first time, do not be shocked.
College Football Playoff: 7 teams who might make it for the very first time in 2021.

One of these 7 groups could make the College Football Playoff for the very first time in 2021.

Michael Penix Jr., Indiana Hoosiers. (Compulsory Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports).

Michael Penix Jr. can get Indiana to the Big Ten Championship Game.

Undoubtedly, the Indiana Hoosiers are a severe dark horse to make it in this year with their overwhelming 2021 schedule. The Hoosiers have 5 tough games, including roadway dates at Iowa, at Penn State and at Michigan. Nevertheless, they do draw Ohio State in your home this year, in addition to Group of Five competitor Cincinnati. Indiana will have a lot of games to construct its playoff resume.

The only way the Hoosiers make the playoff and develop off last years success is to stun the Buckeyes at house. It is not most likely to happen, but Indiana will start the year out ranked inside of the top 15. A win over Ohio State will do wonders for the Hoosiers self-confidence, in addition to their nationwide perception. If they get to Indianapolis at 11-1 (8-1), a win over the West gets them in.
These next three groups have rather of a decent shot, but face too overwhelming of a schedule.

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The most recent team to make its launching was the 2019 LSU Tigers, and we all know how their wonderful season went. While groups like Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State and Oklahoma seem to make the competition almost every year, lets keep an eye on these magnificent seven to crash the party.

Undoubtedly, the Indiana Hoosiers are a severe dark horse to make it in this year with their challenging 2021 schedule. The only method the Hoosiers make the playoff and develop off last years success is to stun the Buckeyes at house.

Indiana Hoosiers.