Who will win the 2019 College Football Playoff National Championship game? Ahead of the season, ESPN insider Kirk Herbstreit shared his thoughts on the new year with the release of his annual “Herbie” awards. Herbstreit predicted who he thinks will win every conference, who will make the College Football Playoff, and who will ultimately walk away with the title.
When it comes down to the final game of the year, Herbstreit believes that the Alabama Crimson Tide and Clemson Tigers will once again be facing off in the postseason with the Crimson Tide picked to repeat.
Herbstreit’s conference championship and national title picks can be seen below.
To view the full 2018 Herbie Awards, click here.
Alabama over Clemson
Clemson over Miami
Oklahoma over TCU
Sleeper: Kansas State
Penn State over Wisconsin
Washington over Utah
Alabama over Georgia
Memphis over UCF
Florida Atlantic over Louisiana Tech
Sleeper: Old Dominion
Ohio over Northern Illinois
Boise State over San Diego State
Arkansas State over Appalachian State
Sleeper: Georgia Southern