State coach Dave Doeren's team was picked by an ESPN analyst to make the College Football Playoff this season. Cole Cubelic, a college football analyst for ESPN and the SEC Network, tweeted his picks for the four-team College Football Playoff on Friday. Cubelic picked N.C. Expert picks: Which four teams will make the CFP? ESPN), it's time to break out the crystal ball and predict the College Football Playoff field. Predicting the winner of every Week 1 college football game Below are picks and projections using S&P+ projections. 2 Ohio State 34, Indiana (+) 17 (Thursday, PM ET, ESPN); No. .. NFL picks , Week 1: Experts see wins for the Patriots, Packers Our panel of " experts " returns to.