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Washington hopes to ride Pac-12 title to playoff berth

Washington coach Chris Petersen is happy to let others do the politicking and lobbying when it comes to the College Football Playoff.

He believes what the fourth-ranked Huskies do on the field will speak loud enough. Washington has its final chance to state its case Friday night in the Pac-12 championship game against No. 9 Colorado.

"I have confidence that the powers that be will get these things right," Petersen said. "I felt that way when I was at Boise and they usually did. We'll see how this plays out."

Things are looking good for the Huskies (11-1, No. 4 CFP) after they moved up a spot in the playoff rankings this week. One more win and...

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