Post and Courier staffers have No. 1 Clemson vs. Michigan State – or Oklahoma – in College Football Playoff ranking

Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson celebrates after Clemson defeated North Carolina 45-37 in the ACC Championship Game on Saturday night in Charlotte. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

The final College Football Playoff poll comes out at noon today (ESPN), including playoff matchups in the Orange Bowl and Cotton Bowl.

How three Post and Courier staffers think the pairings should look:

Final playoff pairings:

Orange Bowl: No. 1 Clemson vs. No. 4 Michigan State

Cotton Bowl: No. 2 Alabama vs. No. 3 Oklahoma

Last week

Orange Bowl: No. 1 Clemson vs. No. 4 Iowa

Cotton Bowl: No. 2 Alabama vs. No. 3 Oklahoma

Nov. 24

Orange Bowl: No. 1 Clemson vs. No. 4 Iowa

Cotton Bowl: No. 2 Alabama vs. No. 3 Notre Dame

Nov. 17

Cotton Bowl: No. 1 Alabama vs. No. 4 Notre Dame

Orange Bowl: No. 2 Clemson vs. No. 3 Ohio State

Nov. 10

Orange Bowl: No. 1 Clemson vs. No. 4 Notre Dame

Cotton Bowl: No. 2 Alabama vs. No. 3 Ohio State

Nov. 3

Cotton Bowl: No. 1 LSU vs. No. 4 TCU

Orange Bowl: No. 2 Ohio State vs. No. 3 Clemson

Final playoff pairings:

Orange Bowl: No. 1 Clemson vs. No. 4 Michigan State

Cotton Bowl: No. 2 Alabama vs. No. 3 Oklahoma

Last week:

Orange Bowl: No. 1 Clemson vs. No. 4 Iowa

Cotton Bowl: No. 2 Alabama vs. No. 3 Oklahoma

Nov. 24

Orange Bowl: No. 1 Clemson vs. No. 4 Notre Dame

Cotton Bowl: No. 2 Alabama vs. No. 3 Iowa

Nov. 17

Orange Bowl: No. 1 Clemson vs. No. 4 Oklahoma State

Cotton Bowl: No. 2 Alabama vs. No. 3 Ohio State

Nov. 10

Orange Bowl: No. 1 Clemson vs. No. 4 Ohio State

Cotton Bowl: No. 2 Baylor vs. No. 3 Alabama

Nov. 3

Cotton Bowl: No. 1 TCU vs. No. 4 Ohio State

Orange Bowl: No. 2 Clemson vs. No. 3 LSU

Final playoff pairings:

Orange Bowl: No. 1 Clemson vs. No. 4 Oklahoma

Cotton Bowl: No. 2 Alabama vs. No. 3 Michigan State

Last week:

Orange Bowl: No. 1 Clemson vs. No. 4 Oklahoma

Cotton Bowl: No. 2 Alabama vs. No. 3 Michigan State

Nov. 24

Orange Bowl: No. 1 Clemson vs. No. 4 Oklahoma

Cotton Bowl: No. 2 Alabama vs. No. 3 Michigan State

Nov. 17

Orange Bowl: No. 1 Clemson vs. No. 4 Oklahoma State

Cotton Bowl: No. 2 Alabama vs. No. 3 Ohio State

Nov. 10

Orange Bowl: No. 1 Clemson vs. No. 4 Oklahoma State

Cotton Bowl: No. 2 Ohio State vs. No. 3 Alabama

Nov. 3

Orange Bowl: 1. Clemson vs. No. 4 Alabama

Cotton Bowl: No. 2 LSU vs. No. 4 Ohio State

Last week: 1. Clemson, 2. Alabama, 3. Oklahoma, 4. Iowa

Nov. 24: 1. Clemson, 2. Alabama, 3. Oklahoma, 4. Iowa

Nov. 17: 1. Clemson, 2 Alabama, 3. Ohio State, 4. Notre Dame

Nov. 10: 1. Clemson, 2. Alabama, 3. Ohio State, 4. Notre Dame

Nov. 3: 1. Clemson, 2. LSU, 3. Ohio State, 4. Alabama