Week 2 Football Top 25 Rankings

1USC College Football 2012 Team PreviewUSCUSC did not blow out Syracuse, but they played pretty well for a long road trip. A trip to Palo Alto won't be easy.1
2LSU College Football 2012 Team PreviewLSUEventually LSU will play somebody good. It wasn't last week and it won't be this week against Idaho.2
3Alabama College Football 2012 Team PreviewAlabamaEven in a trap game sandwiched between Michigan and Arkansas, the Crimson Tide had no trouble with WKU.3
4Oklahoma Logo
OklahomaIt took a game against Florida A&M for OU to find their offensive groove. They'll take a week off before KSU.4
5#5 Oregon Football 2012 Preview
OregonOregon only scored 35 points in the first half against Fresno State. They'll got closer to 50 against Tennessee Tech.5
6Georgia College Football 2012 Team PreviewGeorgiaEven without some of their top defensive stars, Georgia ended up holding Missouri's potent offense in check.6
7South Carolina College Football 2012 Team Preview
South CarolinaThe Gamecocks had an easier time against ECU this year. The defense was stellar and UAB will have a tough time.9
8Florida State College Football 2012 Team Preview
Florida StateFSU did not quite get the opportunity to cover the 70 1/2 point spread since the game ended early due to weather.10
9Michigan State College Football 2012 Team Preview
Michigan StateMichigan State's passing game got on track against CMU. A balanced offense will be needed to beat Notre Dame.13
10Virginia Tech College Football 2012 Team Preview
Virginia TechVirginia Tech got off to a slow start against a bad Austin Peay squad. Pittsburgh will be just as easy to beat.12
11Clemson College Football 2012 Team PreviewClemsonClemson cruised past Ball State and the offense kept on ticking. They'll be better this week with Waktins back.16
12Ohio State College Football 2012 Team Preview
Ohio StateBraxton Miller has been unstoppable and the OSU defense ain't too shabby either. Cal is the next to feel the pain.20
13Michigan College Football 2012 Team Preview
MichiganUM got Toussaint back, but he did nothing against Air Force. Michigan will finally play well against Umass.8
14Stanford College Football 2012 Team Preview
StanfordBeating Duke is nothing to write home about, but Stanford is getting better and that is a good thing with USC next.15
15Texas College Football 2012 Team PreviewTexasTexas looked better against New Mexico than they did against Wyoming, but a trip to Ole Miss will be tougher.17
16West Virginia Football 2012 Team PreviewWest VirginiaThe WVU offense needed a little break after running all over Marshall. That's bad news for James Madison.19
17Wisconsin College Football 2012 Team Preview
WisconsinApparently Montee Ball should go back to pronouncing his name Montee Ball, because the Badger offense is awful.7
18Boise State College Football 2012 Team Preview
Boise StateFollowing a week off, Boise State will debut on the smurf turf against Miami (OH) on Saturday.18
19Florida College Football 2012 Team PreviewFloridaThe Gators got a quality win at Texas A&M. The SEC road games continue with a trip to Knoxville this weekend.22
20Oklahoma State College Football 2012 Team PreviewOklahoma StateOSU had some trouble in the desert against Arizona, but they should get back on track at home against Louisiana.11
21Kansas State College Football 2012 Team PreviewKansas StateKansas State looked great against Miami (FL) and coasted to an easy win. Klein is playing great and UNT is next.25
22Arkansas College Football 2012 Team PreviewArkansasMaybe Arkansas was looking ahead to Alabama. Maybe Alabama will slaughter a team that lost to ULM.14
23Notre Dame Football Top 25 Rankings
Notre DamePurdue is a deceptively tough team, but Notre Dame stepped up. A trip to East Lansing will tell us a lot more.NR
24TCU College Football 2012 Team Preview
TCUTCU slaughtered Grambling State in their season opener. This week they head to Kansas for their Big 12 debut.24
25Nebraska College Football 2012 Team Preview
NebraskaA trip to UCLA is always tough, but it looks like it may be a while before Nebraska returns to the Rose Bowl.21