COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS: University of Alabama Tops Facebook Polls

The match-up for the College Football Playoff National Championship Game Presented by AT&T, to be played Jan. 12 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, will be determined by two New Year’s Day bowl games: the Rose Bowl Game Presented by Northwestern Mutual, pitting the University of Oregon against Florida State University; and the Allstate Sugar Bowl, in which the University of Alabama will take on Ohio State University. But which of the final four teams sits atop the Facebook polls?

AlabamaCrimsonTideLogo650The match-up for the College Football Playoff National Championship Game Presented by AT&T, to be played Jan. 12 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, will be determined by two New Year’s Day bowl games: the Rose Bowl Game Presented by Northwestern Mutual, pitting the University of Oregon against Florida State University; and the Allstate Sugar Bowl, in which the University of Alabama will take on Ohio State University. But which of the final four teams sits atop the Facebook polls?

According to PageData, the Crimson Tide of Alabama boasts the most likes, the most likes added during the past seven days, and the highest people talking about this total.

Perhaps due to holiday distractions, the Facebook pages for all four teams saw sharp drops in PTAT over the past seven days.

The four clubs’ totals, via PageData:

Likes:

  1. Alabama: 1,095,470
  2. Oregon: 867,720
  3. Ohio State: 589,938
  4. Florida State: 482,678

Likes Added During the Past Seven Days:

  1. Alabama: 5,572
  2. Oregon: 3,087
  3. Ohio State: 2,401
  4. Florida State: 1,715

PTAT:

  1. Alabama: 47,990
  2. Florida State: 24,778
  3. Oregon: 23,926
  4. Ohio State: 11,428

PTAT Change During the Past Seven Days:

  1. Ohio State: -13,097
  2. Florida State: -27,930
  3. Alabama: -78,799
  4. Oregon: -141,960

Readers: Which team will take home the trophy?

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