Every week, our intrepid jackass . . . sorry, senior insider Ray Ratto votes in the Associated Press College Football Poll. This is this weeks latest stab at perfection.
RANK TEAM LAST WEEK THIS WEEK COMMENT 1 LSU Won at Kentucky, 35-7 Florida This next one could bury the Gators for good 2 Alabama Won at Florida, 38-10 Vanderbilt Poised to move back to No. 1 if LSU struggles 3 Boise State Beat Nevada, 30-10 at Fresno State (Friday) Hard to see them moving from this spot any time soon 4 Oklahoma Beat Ball State, 62-6 at Texas (Dallas) Strangest bedfellows ever 5 Clemson Won at Virginia Tech, 23-3 Boston College Nobody wanted to believe it until now 6 Wisconsin Beat Nebraska, 48-17 Sweeping up after Nebraska Russell Wilson could catch a ball on the sideline too 7 Stanford Beat UCLA, 45-19 Colorado Luck expected to start at strong safety this week 8 Oklahoma St Restocked the dorm kegs Kansas Not easy, but not difficult either 9 Arkansas Beat Texas A&M, 42-38 Auburn Maybe the easy early schedule kept them rested for now 10 Oregon Regrouted the hot tub California (Thursday) Ursines will have to get hurt a lot to slow Ducks 11 Michigan Beat Minnesota, 58-0 at Northwestern Brady Hoke already owns the state that isnt East Lansing 12 Texas Beat Iowa State, 37-14 Oklahoma (Dallas) If Texas wins, it will but OU and make it a satellite school 13 Georgia Tech Won at North Carolina State, 45-35 Maryland Terps need to bring back the opening night unoforms 14 Texas A&M Lost to Arkansas, 42-38 at Texas Tech No glory lost in defeat for Ags, but Tech is better than it seems 15 West Virginia Beat Bowling Green, 55-10 Connecticut Rallying back toward that 11-2 record 16 Virginia Tech Lost to Clemson, 23-3 Miami, Florida It's what the Hokies do, over and over and over again 17 Illinois Beat Northwestern, 38-35 at Indiana Big win means a quasi-week off 18 Florida Lost to Alabama, 38-10 at Louisiana State This won't be nearly as much fun as we thought 19 Nebraska Lost at Wisconsin, 48-17 Ohio State Is Ohio State still in the league? 20 Auburn Won at South Carolia, 16-13 at Arkansas Nobody liked Auburn early, but it's not early any more 21 Texas Tech Won at Kansas, 45-34 Texas A&M Tech's stay may be brief 22 Houston Beat Texas El Paso, 49-42 East Carolina They score, they get scored upon. This is football, baby! 23 South Carolina Lost to Auburn, 16-13 Kentucky They stayed up because Auburn is a tough out 24 Washington Won at Utah, 31-14 Starbucks for Seahawks pledge drive Huskies look like they're getting it 25 Arizona State Beat Oregon State, 35-20 at Utah This was nearly Kansas State, so Devils need to hold serve