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Well find out a lot more about where things stand in the race for the College Football Playoff when the official rankings come out next week. Dennis Johnson Jersey . Leading up to the big reveal, our college football experts narrowed the field to the 10 teams with the best shot at the national title.Heres a look at Alabamas title chances; to vote for who you think will win it all, go to our poll page or scroll to the bottom of this feature:The case for AlabamaAlabama ranks No. 1 in FPI, strength of record and game control metrics.An average Top 25 team would have had a 2 percent chance of getting Alabamas 8-0 record.The Crimson Tide have won seven of their eight games by at least 19 points, outscoring their opponents 100-23 in the third quarter.Alabamas defense has +21 EPA per game (expected points added), meaning the defense is adding about 21 points to the final score margin. That is the highest defensive EPA for any team this far into the season in the past decade.-- ESPN Stats & InfoThe case against AlabamaOne way that opponents have had moderate success against Alabama is on deep balls this season. The Tide have allowed 11 receptions on throws that traveled at least 25 yards downfield, tied for the fifth-most in the Power 5. And Alabama just lost starting safety Eddie Jackson for the season.-- ESPN Stats & InfoTalking pointsVegas odds: Alabama leads the pack with 8-5 odds to win the national title, according to Westgate SuperBook.What FPI says: According to ESPNs Football Power Index, the Crimson Tide have a 41.1 percent chance of winning out through the regular season and conference title game, the sixth-highest percentage in the nation, and a 67.7 percent chance of winning the SEC. Their remaining schedule -- which includes a road game against No. 19 LSU and a home game versus No. 15 Auburn in the annual Iron Bowl -- ranks as the 28th-most difficult.ESPN Senior Writer Mark Schlabach: I cant picture the Crimson Tide losing, at least not during the regular season. ... Alabamas defense and special teams mask its offenses mistakes. Whenever QB Jalen Hurts looks like a freshman who is only months removed from high school, the Crimson Tide do something on defense or special teams to make up for it.Alabama had five sacks and 11 tackles for loss against Texas A&M. Opponents cant run between the tackles against college footballs most formidable front, and there arent many who can throw over the top of the Crimson Tide defense, either.But Alabama might not roll over resurgent LSU and Auburn like we once thought it would. No. 25 LSU improved to 3-0 under interim coach Ed Orgeron with a 38-21 win over Ole Miss, and No. 21 Auburn crushed No. 17 Arkansas 56-3 for its fifth straight victory by running for 543 yards, a school record in SEC games.ESPN analytics writer Sharon Katz: There are six teams -- Michigan, Louisville, Ohio State, Clemson, Washington and Auburn -- that FPI would currently give at least a 25 percent chance to beat Alabama in a potential national championship game. Michigan is the most likely to take down the defending champs (47 percent likely), followed by Louisville (42 percent) and Ohio State (34 percent).Now that youre stuffed with numbers and analysis, are you convinced the Tide are going all the way? Cast your vote below. Gordon Hayward Jersey . Soukalova missed only one target and completed the 15-kilometre course in 40 minutes, 32.6 seconds for both victories in this seasons individual discipline. Darya Domracheva of Belarus was second, 34. Red Auerbach Jersey . Brazilian national coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has confirmed that the veteran goalkeeper is set to join Toronto on loan, saying it will help him be ready for the World Cup. http://www.celticsofficialsstore.com/kids-walter-brown-celtics-jersey/ . -- Charline Labonte couldnt have asked for a better homecoming.SUMMERSIDE, P.E.I. -- The Brooks Bandits clinched first place in the preliminary round of the RBC Cup with a 5-2 win over the Surrey Eagles on Thursday. Brandon Bruce, Mark Reners and Tyson McCallum scored in the first seven minutes for Brooks at the national junior A hockey championship. The victory means the Bandits will face the Minnesota Wilderness in a Saturday semifinal, while the Eagles will face the Summerside Western Capitals in a rematch of the 1997 national championship game. Summerside fell 4-2 to the Truro Bearcats in the late game. Anthony Petruzzelli and Cam Maclise had the other goals for Brooks (3-1), which won a rematch after losing 4-1 to the Eagles in the Western Canada Cup championship game on May 4. Dan OKeefe and Trevor Cameron scored for Surrey (3-1), which trailed 5-0 before the games midway point. Brooks hit the scoreboard first just over a minute into the game, as Bruce buried a loose puck behind Surrey netminder Michael Santaguida. That ended Santaguidas shutout streak at just over 91 minutes, dating back to the Eagles overtime win over Summerside on Monday night. Reners made it 2-0 at 5:37, finishing off a pretty feed from Dakota Mason, and McCallum, making his tournament debut, snapped one past Santaguida 1:15 later. Petruzzelli ppushed the lead to 4-0 just past the five-minute mark of the second period, picking off an ill-advised Surrey pass and beating Santaguida. John Havlicek Jersey. Maclise then scored his tournament-leading fifth goal at 7:43, collecting the rebound of an Anthony Paskaruk shot and making it 5-0. The Eagles finally got on the board nine minutes in to the second period, as OKeefe drove the net to tip a centring feed from Drew Best past Brooks goaltender Michael Fredrick, cutting the Bandits lead to 5-1. Cameron scored arguably the best goal of the tournament thus far to round out the scoring at 15:04 of the second, picking up the puck at his own blue-line before dancing around a Brooks defenceman and Fredrick for a short-handed goal. Surrey got no closer, managing just six shots in the third period as it lost for the fifth time in 26 playoff games. Despite the shaky start Santaguida finished with 31 saves, while Fredrick made 22 stops to record the win. Later Thursday, the Bearcats earned their first win of the tournament in its last game. 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