College Football 2021: Best Games To Watch Week 12

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The college football season coming to an end is enough to make any grown man cry. However, with the season winding down, a lot of matchups have high stakes involved. With visions of a playoff appearance dancing in a few programs heads, here are the best games to watch in Week 12.

#7 Michigan State vs. #4 Ohio State, Noon Est., ABC

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A game with huge playoff implications will get things started for college football fans on Saturday when the Buckeyes take on the Spartans. Sparty saw themselves in the playoff bracket before being derailed by Purdue a few weeks ago. Now Michigan St. can play spoiler for Ohio St. and crash the hopes of the Big 10 getting a playoff birth.

#21 Arkansas vs. #2 Alabama, 3:30 p.m. EST, CBS

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Another game with big stakes will be between Arkansas and Alabama. The Tide hasn’t looked like the dominant force of past years and will have a real challenge on their hands when they take on the Razorbacks Saturday. Arkansas would love to play spoiler over Alabama’s playoff dreams.

#3 Oregon vs. #21 Utah, 7:30 p.m. EST., ABC

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Oregon is the Pac-12’s only chance at a playoff birth this season. A top 25 matchup with Utah stands in the way of the Ducks claiming their first College Football Playoff appearance since the system’s inception in 2014. The Ducks will need to stay focused on the road to beat a pesky Utah program.

Arizona State vs. Oregon State, 10:00 p.m. EST, ESPN

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Cap your Saturday off with a bit of Pac-12 after dark with the Sun Devils and the Beavers. Herm Edwards continues pushing the Arizona State program in a better direction, as Oregon State could guarantee a winning season with a victory on Saturday night. There aren’t many weeks throughout the season that Pac-12 football takes center stage. West Coast fans should enjoy Saturday night.

College Football Playoff Rankings 2021: Week 12
College Football Playoff Rankings 2021: Week 12
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