Are you ready for the College Football Playoffs? According to the Associated Press, Texas A&M is ranked #4 is the first playoff rankings of the season.

Baylor also made the top 25 at #17. According to a published report, the Aggies, at 7-1, were ranked highly because of the strength of their schedule this season. Here's how the first of 6 playoff rankings panned out.

1. Alabama

2. Clemson

3. Michigan

4. Texas A&M

5. Washington

6. Ohio St.

7. Louisville

8. Wisconsin

9. Auburn

10. Nebraska

11. Florida

12. Penn St.

13. LSU

14. Oklahoma

15. Colorado

16. Utah

17. Baylor

18. Oklahoma St.

19. Virginia Tech

20. West Virginia

21. North Carolina

22. Florida St.

23. Western Michigan

24. Boise St.

25. Washington St.