The fourth edition of the College Football Playoff Rankings were released Tuesday night, and the Florida Gators found themselves at No. 12 in the rankings, down four spots from a week ago despite improving to 10-1 with a 20-14 win against Florida Atlantic.
Florida opened at No. 10 three weeks ago before falling a spot to No. 11 after a close 9-1 win over Vanderbilt. After beating South Carolina, UF moved up three spots to No. 8.
Now, the Gators are not only the eighth one-loss team ranked, it is also slotted behind a pair of two-loss teams in Stanford (No. 9) and Michgian (No. 10).