Offenses that could decide who makes or misses the CFP

RB Jalen Hurd and the powerful Tennessee offense is a big reason why the Vols are thinking playoff, but even if they stumble this unit could still determine who makes the College Football Playoff. AP Photo/Butch Dill

Last season, Arkansas' offense put up 53 points, beating Ole Miss in overtime and effectively ending the Rebels' College Football Playoff hopes. It was just one example of how a powerful offense can impact who makes -- and who misses -- the playoff.

We looked at offenses, based on talent and schedule, that should have a say in shaping or shaking up the playoff picture in 2016.

These offenses belong to teams that might become playoff contenders, but the units are listed here because of their potential to impact the playoff.