Austin Allen throws for 371 yards and two touchdowns, including a 92-yard TD pass to Josh Reynolds, en route to Texas A&M's 45-24 win over Arkansas.
Kirk Herbstreit joins SVP to evaluate the importance of Stanford's win against UCLA and breaks down the big picture of Week 4's action.
Gus Malzahn got a huge win -- at the expense of fellow hot-seat staple Les Miles -- while Clay Helton saw his season continue spiraling downward. Plus, what Bobby Petrino's next move should be.
Taylor Hintze kicked a 35-yard field goal as time expired and Weber State held on for a 38-35 victory on Saturday night despite UC Davis' 22 fourth-quarter points.
Davis Webb pass intercepted for a TD Viliami Moeakiola return for 28 yds for a TD
After weather delayed their Big 12 opener, Baylor's Seth Russell throws four touchdown passes, including an 89-yard TD pass to Chris Platt, to top Oklahoma State 35-24.
|RK||Team||Rec||Pts||Trend||Last Week||Next Week|
|1||AlabamaALA(62)||1-0||1598||—||vs #17 USC W 52-6||vs Western Kentucky W 38-10|
|2||ClemsonCLEM(2)||1-0||1513||—||@ Auburn W 19-13||vs Troy W 30-24|
|3||Florida StateFSU||1-0||1454||1||vs #12 Ole Miss W 45-34||vs Charleston Southern W 52-8|
|4||Ohio StateOSU||1-0||1424||1||vs Bowling Green W 77-10||vs Tulsa W 48-3|
|5||StanfordSTAN||1-0||1284||2||vs Kansas State W 26-13||—|
|6||MichiganMICH||1-0||1261||2||vs Hawai'i W 63-3||vs UCF W 51-14|
|7||HoustonHOU||1-0||1213||6||vs #3 Oklahoma W 33-23||vs Lamar W 42-0|
|8||Michigan StateMSU||1-0||1027||3||vs Furman W 28-13||—|
|9||GeorgiaUGA||1-0||934||7||vs #20 North Carolina W 33-24||vs Nicholls W 26-24|
|10||IowaIOWA||1-0||797||5||vs Miami (OH) W 45-21||vs Iowa State W 42-3|
|11||WashingtonWASH||1-0||782||7||vs Rutgers W 48-13||vs Idaho W 59-14|
|12||TCUTCU||1-0||719||2||vs South Dakota State W 59-41||vs Arkansas L 41-38|
|13||OklahomaOKLA||0-1||707||10||vs #13 Houston L 33-23||vs Louisiana Monroe W 59-17|
|14||TennesseeTENN||1-0||657||4||vs Appalachian State W 20-13||vs Virginia Tech W 45-24|
|15||LouisvilleLOU||1-0||635||8||vs Charlotte W 70-14||@ Syracuse W 62-28|
|16||WisconsinWIS||1-0||583||NR||vs #6 LSU W 16-14||vs Akron W 54-10|
|17||Oklahoma StateOKST||1-0||555||2||vs Southeastern Louisiana W 61-7||vs Central Michigan L 30-27|
|18||Ole MissMISS||0-1||534||6||vs #4 Florida State L 45-34||vs Wofford W 38-13|
|19||BaylorBAY||1-0||481||2||vs Northwestern State W 55-7||vs SMU W 40-13|
|20||TexasTEX||1-0||439||NR||vs #9 Notre Dame W 50-47||vs UTEP W 41-7|
|21||Notre DameND||0-1||426||12||@ Texas L 50-47||vs Nevada W 39-10|
|22||LSULSU||0-1||418||16||vs Wisconsin L 16-14||vs Jacksonville State W 34-13|
|23||OregonORE||1-0||385||1||vs UC Davis W 53-28||vs Virginia W 44-26|
|24||Texas A&MTA&M||1-0||302||NR||vs #24 UCLA W 31-24||vs Prairie View W 67-0|
|25||FloridaFLA||1-0||182||—||vs Massachusetts W 24-7||vs Kentucky W 45-7|
Dropped from rankings: USC 17, North Carolina 20, UCLA 24
Others receiving votes: Miami 108, North Carolina 62, Utah 61, Boise State 52, UCLA 38, Nebraska 37, Arkansas 21, Auburn 16, BYU 15, San Diego State 12, Western Kentucky 11, Navy 10, Pittsburgh 9, West Virginia 8, NC State 7, USC 6, South Florida 5, Duke 4, South Alabama 3, Southern Mississippi 2, Toledo 1, Colorado 1, Appalachian State 1