"I'm boiling and bubbling, trying to be encouraging to the players.". Clemson's tailback might be the best player in the country. Editor's note: Teams from the five conferences not yet playing in the 2020 college football season will be eligible for the Power Rankings beginning Monday, Oct. 19. The sophomore continues to lead the AAC in passing. The Wolfpack got to 3-1 with the help of 320-pound Alim McNeill's pick six against Virginia. A panel of 62 sports writers and broadcasters from around the country votes on the poll weekly.

} There had to be disappointment in Florida State scoring 26 points in a 16-point ND win. Miami was completely shut down offensively in a 42-17 loss. }); How does the nation's No. They have to like what they saw in the Red River game. Florida was a prove-it game for Jimbo Fisher.

Aggies need to quickly regroup from Saturday’s defeat at Alabama with Florida coming to College Station on Oct. 10. After surrendering 543 yards to Texas A&M, the Gators D is giving up 495 yards per game, second-worst in the SEC since at least 2009. Alabama just rolled up its most yards ever on Ole Miss. The Wolverines are set to open the 2020 season at Minnesota on Oct. 24. 10:12 am ET, CFB Power Rankings: Texas A&M Jumps to No. Breece Hall leads the Big 12 in rushing. Of course, there was much more. The Gators still have a few things to clean up on defense going into next week’s game at Texas A&M. First, he has to settle down himself if recent history repeats. Miami’s showdown at Clemson is the must-see matchup of Week 6.

I'm sensing something similar to nuclear fission where everything around that clash is reduced to ash, especially if Nick Saban needs his offense to run up 743 yards to win. LSU is OK offensively (Myles Brennan had a career game). He signed a six-year extension then knocked off TCU on the road, 21-14. 5 and Notre Dame at No. Texas A&M beat a top five team (Florida) for the first time since 2002. Idle. Missouri achieved one of the 10 best wins in its history after stopping the defending national champions four straight times from its own 1.

The football gods owe Auburn one to even things up.

The Tigers held the ball for more than 38 minutes. Coastal wants revenge for a 41-point win by the Ragin' Cajuns last season. Clemson, Alabama, Ohio State and Florida take the top four spots, with Georgia at No.

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True freshman quarterback Will Howard was good enough replacing the injured Skylar Thompson. Once again, the Tigers remain head and shoulders above everyone else in their conference -- and maybe the country. Bulldogs unable to overcome turnovers or find a way to move the ball consistently against Arkansas’ defense in surprising 21-14 loss. The trees wasted on newsprint chronicling whether Clemson will finally be challenged in the ACC could fill a forest.

Get the latest College Football rankings for the 2020 season. Remember the Ragin' Cajuns? All Rights Reserved. It better get Bama's attention. Huge efforts from receiver Tylan Wallace and running back Chuba Hubbard to go with a standout effort from the defense keep Oklahoma State unbeaten in easy win over Kansas. }); Weekly college football top 25 rankings are a big part of every season, and Athlon Sports will update its top 25 following the games each weekend.

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Against TCU, K-State managed less than 300 yards. Ragin’ Cajuns game at Appalachian State for Oct. 7 was postponed due to COVID tests. The Bearcats have allowed only one offensive touchdown over their last two games. Tulsa (1-1) has only played twice but has shown resilience. window.addEventListener('load', function () { Get the latest College Football rankings for the 2020 season. attachDfpMoreSlotEvent(jQuery); Spencer Rattler was yanked, then pulled a Lazarus job to rally the Sooners. After a 23-point win over Tennessee, they seem to be the only SEC team playing defense. Now they have a chance to gain further control of the AAC with Cincinnati at home this week. Right now, it isn't even close. College football scores: Top 25 rankings, results for Week 6.

It certainly seemed that way on a weekend where 31 of the 58 teams playing scored at least 30 points. Clemson has now won the last three meetings by a combined 138-20. * 'measurement': 5 /** Oklahoma's win basically makes undefeated OSU the Big 12's best playoff hope. Now there's hope there will be a payoff for that $75 million contract.

A sneaky good game against two undefeateds ended with the Cougars beating UTSA 27-20. Coach Mack Brown’s team has a huge showdown against Virginia Tech next Saturday. Get the latest College Football rankings for the 2020 season.

That's saying something after the 117th edition of the game.

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1 … * 'storage': 1, The Golden Gophers open the 2020 season against Michigan on Oct. 24. Find out where your favorite team is ranked in the AP Top 25, Coaches Poll, CBS Sports Ranking, or Playoff Rankings polls and rankings. Actually, we'll find out about the Bearcats quick with games to follow against SMU, Memphis and Houston. ConsentManager.registerPurposeHandler(['storage', 'personalization', 'ad_selection', 'measurement'], function() { It now hosts Georgia, which is No. The SEC East still belongs to Florida and Georgia. The SEC's leading pair of rushers -- Ty Chandler and Eric Gray -- were absolutely shut down by Georgia.

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Clemson, Alabama, Ohio State and Florida take the top four spots, with Georgia at No. The preseason poll was started in 1950.

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Hokies missing a good chunk of the roster (21 players and two full-time coaches) for the second week in a row, but coach Justin Fuente’s squad used 324 rushing yards to defeat Duke 38-31. The Aggies needed 41 points to do it. Cincinnati is built on defense with Marcus Freeman's until allowing 12.3 points per game. He's Florida's best quarterback since Tim Tebow, which includes the entire reigns of Will Muschamp and Jim McElwain. Defensively, it is a mess. Idle.

The Aggies were coming off a four-touchdown loss at Alabama. © 2004-2020 CBS Interactive. The Fighting Irish were off in Week 5 and return to action in Week 6 at home versus Florida State. He had been 0-7 against top-five ranked teams at Texas A&M.

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If that holds up, it would be a record.

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The Tide are allowing twice as many yards (473) as the Dawgs (236). Mustangs lose receiver Reggie Roberson and running back T.J. McDaniel to injury but pick up a huge win over Memphis to move to 3-0. Since beating Georgia Southern on Sept 26, they've also had a game against Appalachian State postponed.

Possibly the game of the year in the Sun Belt on Wednesday as the Chanticleers travel to Louisiana.

Trevor who? Still the best team in the Big 12. 6-keys: media/spln/collegefootball/reg/free/stories, at Cyclones jump back into the top 25 after beating Oklahoma in Ames for the first time since 1960. Kalani Sitaki got big performances from Tyler Allgeier (116 yards rushing) and Dax Milne (102 yards receiving).

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That would have been a turnover if the SEC officiating crew hadn't missed it. That makes it nine turnovers on the season for Virginia. They got there with a methodical 31-15 decision over Texas Tech.

Click or tap here for a live scoreboard. College Football Power Rankings: North Carolina, Texas A&M rocket upwards after top 25 wins The Tar Heels and Aggies are among a few teams that took advantage of shake-ups in this week's rankings.

You have to feel for Pittsburgh.

The 2020 college football season is into Week 7.

Chuba who? The Golden Hurricane have already beaten UCF. Some of that is a function of the Big Ten and Pac-12 not playing, but it's also the talent of the guy I picked as the preseason coach of the year in Mack Brown. * The Associated Press began its college football poll on Oct. 19, 1936, and it is now the longest-running poll of those that award national titles at the end of the season. College Football Rankings - Week 7 All FBS AP Poll Coaches Poll hidden 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 hidden