Every week, Senior Insider Ray Ratto votes in the Associated Press College Football Poll. Here is this week's stab at perfection.
RANKTEAMLAST WEEKTHIS WEEKCOMMENT1LSUWON AT MISSISSIPPI, 52-3ARKANSASHard to lose the national title spot now2ALABAMABEAT GEORGIA SOUTHERN, 45-21At AuburnSlightly easier to lose the national title spot now, but not by much3ARKANSASBEAT MISSISSIPPI STATE, 44-17At LSUMakes you wonder how the two Mississippies and Auburn weren't 4 through 64OKLAHOMA STATELost at Iowa State, 37-31, OTWeeping bitterly through tryptophan hangoverSo close, and yet so mid-level bowl5OREGONLost to Southern California, 38-35OREGON STATEHas to lose to miss out on UCLA in conference title6STANFORDBEAT CALIFORNIA, 31-28NOTRE DAMEAndrew Luck has real competition for Heisman now7SOUTHERN CALIFORNIAWON AT OREGON, 38-35UCLALane Kiffin should wear white ensembles every week -- like Al Davis did8OKLAHOMALost At Baylor, 45-38IOWA STATEIowa State is not to be slept upon, lads9HOUSTONBEAT SOUTHERN METHODIST, 37-7At TulsaCougars have now gone one game in a row without scoring 7010BOISE STATEWON AT SAN DIEGO STATE, 52-29WYOMINGCowboys' best team in awhile will go down anyway11VIRGINIA TECHBEAT NORTH CAROLINA, 24-21At VirginiaThey're always there at the end12SOUTH CAROLINABEAT THE CITADEL, 41-20CLEMSONThey probably prefer facing Clemson this way13CLEMSONLost at North Carolina State, 37-13At South CarolinaNorth Carolina State? Really?14MICHIGAN STATEBEAT INDIANA, 55-3At NorthwesternWhy don't they take the top four teams in Big 10 and make them one huge Transformer team?15MICHIGANBEAT NEBRASKA, 45-17OHIO STATEHBO did their documentary way too early16KANSAS STATEWON AT TEXAS, 17-13Resting an overtaxed offenseBill Snyder on Dancing With The Stars! Book it now!17WISCONSINWON AT ILLINOIS, 28-17PENN STATEGet the Nittanies on a quieter week18TEXAS CHRISTIANBEST COLORADO STATE, 34-10Giving thanks for whatever bowl they go to this timeNow committed to half the FBS conerences19BAYLORBEAT OKLAHOMA, 45-38TEXAS TECHRobert Griffin III -- need I say more?20GEORGIABEAT KENTUCKY, 19-10At Georgia TechMark Richt is one win away from getting those last protesters off his lawn21NEBRASKALost at Michigan, 45-17IOWAThree losses by a total of 62 points -- feh22PENN STATEWON AT OHIO STATE, 20-14At WisconsinWill play for bowl, any bowl23WEST VIRGINIAWhittledPITTSBURGHDaddy Luck had a slightly better weekend24SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPILost at Alabama Birmingham, 34-31MEMPHISInexcusable loss, just lucky rest of country is mediocre too25NOTRE DAMEBEAT BOSTON COLLEGE, 16-14At StanfordBenefit of tough scheduling, but their stay is likely to be brief