Alabama tops poll; Florida State slips

No. 1 Alabama smothers No. 3 Florida State in opener 24-7

The AP Top 25 Poll | NCAA College Football

Ohio State remained No. 2, while Penn State was 4 and MI 8.

As the college football world resets going into Week 2, the AP poll has updated its second rankings following the events of Week 1. What about the not-so-stellar efforts by the Pac-12's top two teams? Florida State hosts Louisiana-Monroe this week, but the stiffer tests are coming soon.

Pat Dooley of the Gainesville Sun said he would have likely dropped Florida State to fifth or sixth this week without the Francois injury. Oklahoma 6. Southern California Trojans 7.

A Michigan Wolverines football helmet sits on the field prior to the game between the Florida State Seminoles and the Michigan Wolverines at Hard Rock Stadium. The lone new team to enter the top-10 is MI, which received a bump from No. 11 to No. 8 thanks to their dismantling of Florida on Saturday. Sep.

Florida fell eight spots to No. 24 after falling to No.

TCU and Notre Dame jumped into the Top 25 in the AP Poll. Houston (3) and Army (2) are all receiving votes.

The reigning national champs started No. 5 preseason in both the Associated Press and Coaches top-25s. Virginia Tech 19. Kansas State Wildcats 20.

West Virginia and Texas both fell from both polls.

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