Week Three Blogpoll Released | Alabama Still #1

College Football Rankings 2011

Results for Week 3

# School Points/blog SD Delta
1 Alabama Crimson Tide (89) 24.99 0.10 --
2 LSU Tigers 23.31 1.99 --
3 Oregon Ducks 21.27 4.84 Arrow_up 1
4 Georgia Bulldogs 19.89 2.28 Arrow_up 1
5 Florida St. Seminoles 19.76 4.46 Arrow_up 1
6 Oklahoma Sooners 17.29 5.54 Arrow_up 1
7 West Virginia Mountaineers 17.08 5.16 Arrow_up 2
8 Stanford Cardinal (1) 17.04 3.67 Arrow_up 14
9 South Carolina Gamecocks 16.52 3.78 Arrow_up 2
10 Clemson Tigers 16.04 3.12 --
11 Notre Dame Fighting Irish 14.19 4.02 Arrow_up 7
12 Texas Longhorns 13.63 3.63 Arrow_up 3
13 Florida Gators 12.59 4.60 Arrow_up 4
14 Kansas St. Wildcats 12.39 3.53 Arrow_down -2
15 Ohio St. Buckeyes 11.81 4.82 Arrow_down -2
16 USC Trojans 10.50 4.94 Arrow_down -13
17 TCU Horned Frogs 8.52 4.33 Arrow_down -1
18 UCLA Bruins 8.08 3.65 Arrow_up 2
19 Louisville Cardinals 7.61 3.46 --
20 Arizona Wildcats 6.54 4.55 Arrow_up 3
21 Michigan Wolverines 5.54 4.37 --
22 Michigan St. Spartans 4.59 3.28 Arrow_down -14
23 Northwestern Wildcats 2.59 4.73 Arrow_up 11
24 Mississippi St. Bulldogs 2.56 3.61 Arrow_up 6
25 Ohio Bobcats 1.97 3.70 --
Others Receiving Votes: Nebraska Cornhuskers | Iowa St. Cyclones | Baylor Bears | Oregon St. Beavers | Boise St. Broncos | Oklahoma St. Cowboys | Texas Tech Red Raiders | Rutgers Scarlet Knights | Virginia Tech Hokies | Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets | Tennessee Volunteers | Central Florida Knights | Arizona St. Sun Devils | Missouri Tigers | Toledo Rockets | Louisiana Tech Bulldogs | Cincinnati Bearcats | Wisconsin Badgers | N.C. State Wolfpack | Texas A&M Aggies | Vanderbilt Commodores | Purdue Boilermakers | Utah Utes | Arkansas Razorbacks | Utah State Aggies | Middle Tenn. St. Blue Raiders | ULM Warhawks | Miami Hurricanes | Western Kentucky Hilltoppers
Updated: Sep 18, 2012 8:00 AM CDT

SB Nation BlogPoll College Football Rankings 2011

The latest blogpoll is out, and our own beloved Tide has all but one first place vote. Black Heart Gold Pants is super into Stanford right now but will probably bail on them as soon as they sign to a major. So, thoughts and etc.

Look at the standard deviation for Alabama. Look at it. That's incredible.

Georgia at #4? Ok. I mean, I wouldn't put them that high (and didn't), but a large part of that is plain old bias. Until they manage to not derp away the East to Florida or South Carolina I won't be convinced. But so far they do look like a top ten team and have a better win at Missouri than the teams I put ahead of them (Florida State, West Virginia, and Clemson), so I'm cool with them that high.

South Carolina at #9, on the other hand....let's just say they underwhelmed against Vandy and then beat up on a couple of C-USA teams. I am in no way convinced of the 'Cocks. But then again I never am, so whatever.

Also, Oklahoma a top ten team? Am I still just holding the sleep walk through UTEP against them? I honestly have no idea who they have played since then. :/

#11 Notre Dame is too high, maybe? I had them at #13, but I also had Texas, K-State, and tOSU ahead of them. Don't know what to make of the Irish right now.

Hooray Northwestern got in! Boo Mississippi State got in. Go check their wins head to head, then get back to me.

From the others receiving votes: who is still including Miami?

Other than that, I don't see anything glaringly obvious to point out in this week's, but then again we've only played three weeks worth of games.

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