- Kevin Kelley - September 15, 2013
After their thrilling 49-42 victory over the Texas A&M Aggies, the Alabama Crimson Tide are a near unanimous No. 1 in both the AP and USA TODAY Sports Coaches Poll for Week 4.
- Kevin Kelley - September 8, 2013
The Alabama Crimson Tide and the Oregon Ducks are first and second in both the AP and USA TODAY Sports Coaches Polls for Week 3.
- Kevin Kelley - August 17, 2013
The 2013 preseason AP Top 25 College Football Poll has been released and the Alabama Crimson Tide top the rankings. Alabama received 58 first place votes and 1,498 total points.
- Kevin Kelley - January 8, 2013
The 2012 college football season is complete and the final AP Poll and USA TODAY Sports Coaches Poll have been released. Alabama, the 2013 BCS Champion, is the unanimous number one in both polls.
Oregon comes in at no. 2 in both polls. Ohio State is 3rd in the AP, but is ineligible to be ranked in the Coaches Poll due to NCAA sanctions.
- Kevin Kelley - November 4, 2012
For the third consecutive week, the Alabama Crimson Tide lead the BCS Standings. Georgia, previously 6th, has moved up to 5th place.
The Bulldogs, now the highest ranked one-loss team, moved in to the Top 5 after Alabama defeated LSU on Saturday. LSU dropped from 5th to place.
Oregon and Notre Dame switched positions from the previous week. The Ducks are now 3rd while the Fighting Irish are 4th.
- Kevin Kelley - October 21, 2012
There was little movement at the top of the Week 9 college football polls. Alabama remains the top team in all three polls and is the unanimous number one in the Coaches Poll.
South Carolina fell out of the Top 10 in all three polls after their 44-11 loss at Florida. The Gamecocks are now 17th in the AP and 16th in the Coaches and Harris Poll.
USC was the beneficiary of South Carolina’s fall. They moved up to 8th in the Coaches Poll, 9th in the Harris, and 10th in the AP. Oregon State also moved into the Top 10 (9th) in the Coaches Poll.
- Kevin Kelley - October 14, 2012
Kansas State and Notre Dame are now in the Top 5 of both the AP Poll and USA TODAY Sports Coaches Poll. The Alabama Crimson Tide are the unanimous number one for the second straight week.
Kansas State (6-0) has risen to 3rd in the Coaches Poll and 4th in the AP Poll. Last week, the Wildcats were 5th in the AP and 6th in the Coaches.
After their controversial overtime win over Stanford, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish (6-0) are now ranked 5th in both polls. That’s a two spot improvement over last week in both rankings.
- Kevin Kelley - October 7, 2012
Losses by Top 10 teams Florida State, Georgia, LSU, and Texas resulted in big changes in both the AP and USA TODAY Sports Coaches Poll this week.
Florida State lost 17-16 at unranked NC State to fall from 3rd to 12th in the AP Poll and 4th to 11th in the Coaches Poll. LSU, which was 4th in the AP and 3rd in the Coaches, lost at Florida 14-6 and dropped to 9th and 8th, respectively.
Georgia, previously ranked 5th in both polls, fell even further after getting demolished 35-7 at no. 6 South Carolina. The Bulldogs are now ranked 14th in the AP Poll and 12th in the Coaches Poll.
- Kevin Kelley - September 16, 2012
The AP Top 25 Poll for week 4 has been released, and Alabama and LSU top the latest rankings. Oregon, Florida State, and Georgia round out the Top 5.
After their 21-14 win over then no. 2 USC, the Stanford Cardinal jumped from 21st to 9th. The loss dropped the Trojans from 2nd to 13th.
Notre Dame also made a big leap in the standings, moving from 20th to 11th after defeating Michigan State 20-3.
- Kevin Kelley - September 4, 2012
After their 41-14 drubbing of then no. 8 Michigan, the Alabama Crimson Tide have ascended to the top of both the AP Poll and the USA Today Sports Top 25 Poll.