Week 3 Football Top 25 Rankings

1#1 Alabama Football 2013 PreviewAlabamaAlabama held on to beat Texas A&M 49-42 in a surprisingly high scoring game. The Tide host Colorado State next.1
2#2 Ohio State Football 2013 PreviewOhio StateWho needs Carlos Hyde and Braxton Miller when you have Jordan Hall and Kenny Guiton?2
3#3 Oregon Football 2013 PreviewOregonAfter spotting Tennessee seven points, Oregon rolled to another big win. Following a week off, they host Cal.3
4#6 Stanford Football 2013 PreviewStanfordStanford eventually pulled away from Army and got a pretty easy win. They'll start Pac-12 play against ASU.4
5#9 Clemson Football 2013 PreviewClemsonThe Tigers got to watch the action on Saturday. They play at North Carolina State on Thursday night.6
6#4 Georgia Football 2013 PreviewGeorgiaThe Bulldogs got a well deserved break last week. This week they don't play somebody ranked in the top ten.7
7#10 Louisville Football 2013 PreviewLouisvilleLouisville survived their test against Kentucky. Next up is Florida International and the Cardinals won't be tested.9
8#12 LSU Football 2013 PreviewLSULSU is now 3-0 after easily handling Kent State. This week they kick off SEC play at home against Auburn.10
9#13 Florida State Football 2013 PreviewFlorida StateFSU absolutely dominated Nevada. Eventually they will be tested, but it won't be against Bethune-Cookman.12
10#8 Texas A&M Football 2013 PreviewTexas A&MThe Aggies deserve a ton of credit for hanging in there with Alabama and making a very good comeback.5
11#7 South Carolina Football 2013 PreviewSouth CarolinaSouth Carolina held on to beat Vanderbilt 35-25. After a week off, they head back out of conference to play UCF.11
12#20 Michigan Football 2013 PreviewMichiganHoly Zip! Michigan was nearly upset by Akron…which would have been a much bigger upset than Appalachian State.8
13#21 UCLA Football 2013 PreviewUCLAOnce UCLA woke up, they looked great against Nebraska. They'll have no trouble this week with New Mexico State.18
14#14 Oklahoma Football 2013 PreviewOklahomaAfter crushing Tulsa 51-20, the Sooners get a week off before heading to South Bend to face Notre Dame.14
15#25 Miami Football 2013 Preview
Miami (FL)The Hurricanes get back into action against Savannah State on Saturday night. The bye week was just as tough.16
16#5 Notre Dame Football 2013 PreviewNotre DamePurdue's offense finally came around against Notre Dame, but the Irish still held on for the win.13
17#11 Florida Football 2013 PreviewFloridaFlorida got an extra week to mull over their loss to Miami. They should be able to beat Tennessee this week.17
18#22 Northwestern Football 2013 PreviewNorthwesternA potent ground game led Northwestern to their third win of the season. Number four comes against Maine.19
19#24 Mississippi Football 2013 PreviewMississippiMississippi has now won at Vanderbilt and at Texas. Their next two games are at Alabama and at Auburn.21
20Oklahoma State Football Logo
Oklahoma StateThe Cowboys dropped 59 points on Lamar. The schedule gets tougher in Big 12 play starting in a couple weeks.20
21Washington Football Top 25 Logo
WashingtonWashington got a great win in Chicago against the Illini thanks to 208 yards on the ground by Bishop Sankey.NR
22#17 Nebraska Football 2013 PreviewNebraskaNebraska was up 21-3 over UCLA in the second quarter. The Bruins scored 38 unanswered.15
23Baylor College Football Logo
BaylorBaylor's offense needed a rest after totaling 139 points in two games. Louisiana-Monroe is the next victim.24
24Michigan State Football Top 25 Logo
Michigan StateThe Spartan offense finally got something going. That may be enough when they face Notre Dame.NR
25Fresno State Football Top 25 Rankings
Fresno StateFresno State's game at Colorado was postponed due to flooding. The big conference game against Boise awaits.NR