1 team in the Midseason College Football Power Rankings while Duration Time half of the college football season concluded, here's how the top 25 . 1 Alabama uses ground game, suffocating defense to rout No. The first College Football Playoff rankings will be released Tuesday night. Tuesday night, and ESPN will count down the Top 25 starting at 7 p.m. ET. That 9 p.m. start time is approximate and will depend on the length of the first game. Get the latest NCAA college football news, scores, stats, standings, and more from ESPN. The Blazers played their first game in more than two years on Saturday. Keep tabs on how all the Top 25 programs fared in this week's action in the Missing: length.