The biggest game of the year is in the books and LSU is now the front-runner to fill one seat at the final table. Oklahoma State can control its own destiny, but after them the picture is much more complicated.
After those teams there really is no clear-cut favorite. Every contender after the Tigers and Cowboys have variables and caveats attached to them. There are, however, a few teams that have a bit more control over the big picture.
Unfortunately, there may be only one undefeated team in the end and they have absolutely no control. Boise State will have to wait and see if half a dozen or more teams can fumble away their opportunities.
Until that happens, here are the teams that have to use their "poker faces."