Week 5 Football Top 25 Rankings

1#1 Alabama Football 2013 PreviewAlabamaThe Crimson Tide shut down the Ole Miss offense. They will do the same against poor Georgia State this week.1
2#2 Ohio State Football 2013 PreviewOhio StateThe Buckeyes held on to beat Wisconsin. This week they have to go on the road and face another good team in NW.2
3#3 Oregon Football 2013 PreviewOregonWell, Cal was not the team who could stop the Duck offense this year. This week Colorado gets an opportunity.3
4#6 Stanford Football 2013 PreviewStanfordOregon keeps getting attention for their offense, but Stanford has yet to run into anybody who can stop them.4
5#9 Clemson Football 2013 PreviewClemsonTajh Boyd and Sammy Watkins led Clemson to an easy 56-7 win over Wake Forest. The Orange are the next victim.5
6#10 Louisville Football 2013 PreviewLouisvilleIt was weird not watching Louisville beat up on somebody at noon on Saturday. They get Temple this week at noon.6
7#4 Georgia Football 2013 PreviewGeorgiaThe Bulldogs came out on the winning end of a back and forth game against LSU thanks to Aaron Murray.8
8#13 Florida State Football 2013 PreviewFlorida StateFlorida State fell behind early to BC, but came away with a 48-34 victory. They take on undefeated Maryland next.9
9#8 Texas A&M Football 2013 PreviewTexas A&MThe Aggies were on the right side of yet another high scoring SEC shootout. After a week off, they head to Ole Miss.10
10#12 LSU Football 2013 PreviewLSULSU could not quite do enough to surpass Georgia in the end. The Tigers hope to get back on track at MSU.7
11#7 South Carolina Football 2013 PreviewSouth CarolinaSouth Carolina held on to beat UCF. It was a close game, but UCF is good and always plays tough at home.11
12#21 UCLA Football 2013 PreviewUCLAThe Bruins got the week off in preparation for their Pac-12 opener in Utah on Thursday night.12
13#14 Oklahoma Football 2013 PreviewOklahomaOU looked good during their first road test of the season in South Bend. On Saturday night they're back home.13
14#20 Michigan Football 2013 PreviewMichiganMichigan needed a week off to figure out how they almost lost to Akron and Connecticut.14
15#25 Miami Football 2013 Preview
Miami (FL)The Hurricanes offense keeps rolling along. The defense will be tested this week when Georgia Tech comes to town.15
16#11 Florida Football 2013 PreviewFloridaThe Florida offense is not going to do much any time soon, but the defense covered them against Kentucky.17
17#22 Northwestern Football 2013 PreviewNorthwesternNorthwestern is 4-0 overall and are hoping to win the ultra-competitive Legends Division. It starts with Ohio State.18
18Washington Football Top 25 Logo
WashingtonUW played better in the rain than Zona. If the Huskies want a shot at winning the North, they need to win at Stanford.21
19Baylor College Football Logo
BaylorBaylor watched WVU beat OSU during their week off. Now the Bears hope they can do better than the Cowboys.23
20Fresno State Football Top 25 Rankings
Fresno StateArguably, the two toughest games for Fresno were against Boise State and at Hawaii. Those are behind them now.24
21#17 Nebraska Football 2013 PreviewNebraskaNebraska begins Big Ten play this week against an Illinois team that is looking unstoppable on offense.22
22Texas Tech College Football Top 25 Rankings
Texas TechTexas Tech moved into the Top 25 after a bye week. This week they head to Kansas and will likely be 5-0.NR
23Oklahoma State Football Logo
Oklahoma StateSome thought West Virginia could hang in there with OSU, but few saw a quality WVU win coming.20
24#24 Mississippi Football 2013 PreviewMississippiIt would have been more promising if Ole Miss could have at least scored against Alabama, but a loss is not bad.19
25Arizona State College Football Top 25 Rankings
Arizona StateArizona State is back in the top 25 after a nice win over USC. Next up is Notre Dame in Arlington, Texas.NR