The undefeated Hawkeyes are up to No. 3 in the AP poll, one of five Big Ten teams ranked in the latest rankings, released Sunday.
With one week left in the regular season, a handful of teams control their playoff destiny. Notre Dame is not one of them.
Many on social media were wondering why Ohio State didn't go to Ezekiel Elliott more often in Saturday's 17-14 loss to Michigan State.
Apparently, Twitter users weren't the only ones.
The team that lost to Nebraska two weeks ago is now a win away from a spot in the Big Ten Championship Game.
Ezekiel Elliott and the Buckeyes met President Barack Obama after winning last season's national championship.