Playoff Takeaways: OK, committee, Alabama or Ohio State?

Ohio State's Tracy Sprinkle (93), Dre'Mont Jones (86) and Isaiah Prince (59) celebrate following the Big Ten championship NCAA college football game against Wisconsin, early Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, in Indianapolis. Ohio State won 27-21. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

There are plenty of reasons to leave Ohio State and Alabama out of the College Football Playoff.