Now that College Football has established a playoff to determine a National Champion, let's take a look at who the top four teams would be in 2012 and beyond.

Of course, there are always teams on the bubble, usually number 5 to number 7. At times, there may be teams living up to the challenge of breaking the top four.

We'll analyze those top 4-7 teams week to week and provide the key reasons why these teams are slated according to their respective talents and abilities.