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    Final Top 25 Polls

    AP Top 25 (Final Poll)
    1. Alabama (55) (12-1)
    2. LSU (1) (13-1)
    3. Oklahoma State (4) (12-1)
    4. Oregon (12-2)
    5. Arkansas (11-2)
    6. USC (10-2)
    7. Stanford (11-2)
    8. Boise State (12-1)
    9. South Carolina (11-2)
    10. Wisconsin (11-3)
    11. Michigan State (11-3)
    12. Michigan (11-2)
    13. Baylor (10-3)
    14. Texas Christian (11-2)
    15. Kansas State (10-3)
    16. Oklahoma (10-3)
    17. West Virginia (10-3)
    18. Houston (13-1)
    19. Georgia (10-4)
    20. Southern Mississippi (12-2)
    21. Virginia Tech (11-3)
    22. Clemson (10-4)
    23. Florida State (9-4)
    24. Nebraska (9-4)
    25. Cincinnati (10-3)

    Others Receiving Votes
    Brigham Young, Auburn, Northern Illinois, Missouri, Texas, Rutgers, North Dakota State, Penn State, Virginia

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    USA Today Top 25 (Final Poll)
    1. Alabama (59) (12-1)
    2. LSU (13-1)
    3. Oklahoma State (12-1)
    4. Oregon (12-2)
    5. Arkansas (11-2)
    6. Boise State (12-1)
    7. Stanford (11-2)
    8. South Carolina (11-2)
    9. Michigan (11-2)
    10. Michigan State (11-3)
    11. Wisconsin (11-3)
    12. Baylor (10-3)
    13. Texas Christian (11-2)
    14. Houston (13-1)
    15. Oklahoma (10-3)
    16. Kansas State (10-3)
    17. Virginia Tech (11-3)
    18. West Virginia (10-3)
    19. Southern Mississippi (12-2)
    20. Georgia (10-4)
    21. Cincinnati (10-3)
    22. Clemson (10-4)
    23. Florida State (9-4)
    24. Nebraska (9-4)
    25. Brigham Young (10-3)

    Others Receiving Votes
    Northern Illinois, Missouri, Texas, Auburn, Rutgers, Penn State, Texas A&M, Virginia, Washington, Temple, Florida, Louisiana-Lafayette, Mississippi State, Arkansas State, Notre Dame, Ohio



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    Re: Final Top 25 Polls

    no iowa?



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    Re: Final Top 25 Polls

    Rutgers was around the top 30 this year. They quietly had a very nice year.


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    Re: Final Top 25 Polls

    Oklahoma State got screwed. Bigtime.



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    Re: Final Top 25 Polls

    Quote Originally Posted by Judoka View Post
    Oklahoma State got screwed. Bigtime.
    Oklahoma State screwed themselves by losing to us.



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    Re: Final Top 25 Polls

    Quote Originally Posted by Judoka View Post
    Oklahoma State got screwed. Bigtime.
    They lost as a 29 point favorite. You can say they got screwed, but I wouldn't call it big time.



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    Re: Final Top 25 Polls

    how is that block of big 10 teams ranked higher than the block of big 12 teams????



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    Re: Final Top 25 Polls

    Quote Originally Posted by erikbj View Post
    no iowa?
    They won the pre-season NC all the way back in June or July I believe it was. This automatically disqualifies them from the final rankings. Do you not follow college football?


    I'd agree with you, but then we'd both be wrong.

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    Re: Final Top 25 Polls

    Also, how on earth did Nebraska stay in there?



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    Re: Final Top 25 Polls

    Our national champion didn't play in their conference championship.


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    Re: Final Top 25 Polls

    SEC may had the best team in college football, but Big 12 has the deepest conference from top to bottom.

    I'm proud of our team for going 6-6 in this tough schedule. We may not be ranked, but we def played one of the toughest schedules of all time.



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    Re: Final Top 25 Polls

    After Clemson getting embarassed in their bowl game, I would think some of the writers would have to cringe putting their name down as a top 25 team. That or they almost completely dicsount the bowl games as glorified exhibitions.



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    Re: Final Top 25 Polls

    Quote Originally Posted by crash_zone View Post
    how is that block of big 10 teams ranked higher than the block of big 12 teams????
    They aren't by a dozen computer rankings.

    The people who still criticize the fact that 1/3 of the BCS rankings are computerized by now are morons, they're they only ones that make a bit of sense.

    Those Big Ten teams are generally 5-20 spots lower in every unbiased poll out there.



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    Re: Final Top 25 Polls

    Does anybody really honestly believe that Michigan is a top 10 team? Really?

    Pathetic. And people wonder why we hate the B1G. Garbage.


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    Re: Final Top 25 Polls

    Quote Originally Posted by greatshu View Post
    SEC may had the best team in college football, but Big 12 has the deepest conference from top to bottom.

    I'm proud of our team for going 6-6 in this tough schedule. We may not be ranked, but we def played one of the toughest schedules of all time.
    The Big XII had the highest final Sagarin ranking, the highest win percentage of a major conference in bowl games and the highest non-conference winning percentage. 6-6 in that is a good season.



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