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Underdogs thrive, the Pac-12 survives and more in a chaotic Week 8

Wisconsin, Miami and Missouri were all favored by at least 17 points -- and all three lost. Out west, Oregon won to keep the Pac-12's Playoff hopes alive.

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College Football Playoff picks after Week 8

ESPN reporters make their early picks for the College Football Playoff after the eighth full week of action.

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