2017 College Football Rankings - Week 8

AP Top 25

RKTeamRecPtsTrend
1AlabamaALA(61)7-01525
2Penn StatePSU6-01432 1
3GeorgiaUGA7-01417 1
4TCUTCU6-01322 2
5WisconsinWIS6-01241 2
6Ohio StateOSU6-11184 3
7ClemsonCLEM6-11117 5
8MiamiMIAMI5-01109 3
9OklahomaOKLA5-11066 3
10Oklahoma StateOKST5-1900 4
11USCUSC6-1886 2
12WashingtonWASH6-1811 7
13Notre DameND5-1798 3
14Virginia TechVT5-1727 1
15Washington StateWSU6-1578 7
16NC StateNCST6-1573 4
South FloridaUSF6-0573 2
18Michigan StateMSU5-1563 3
19MichiganMICH5-1558 2
20UCFUCF5-0387 2
21AuburnAUB5-2303 11
22StanfordSTAN5-2274 1
23West VirginiaWVU4-2157NR
24LSULSU5-2108NR
25MemphisMEM5-162NR

Dropped from rankings: San Diego State 19, Texas Tech 24, Navy 25

Others receiving votes: San Diego State 56, Texas A&M 46, Iowa State 16, Virginia 10, Kentucky 8, Utah 4, Mississippi State 3, Iowa 2, Navy 2, South Carolina 2, Texas Tech 2, Marshall 1, Florida State 1, Georgia Tech 1

Coaches Poll

RKTeamRecPtsTrend
1AlabamaALA(63)7-01575
2Penn StatePSU6-01483 1
3GeorgiaUGA7-01450 2
4TCUTCU6-01345 3
5WisconsinWIS6-01338 1
6Ohio StateOSU6-11243 2
7MiamiMIAMI5-01144 3
8ClemsonCLEM6-11106 6
9OklahomaOKLA5-11079 3
10USCUSC6-1930 3
11Oklahoma StateOKST5-1917 3
12WashingtonWASH6-1914 8
13South FloridaUSF6-0716 2
14Virginia TechVT5-1701 3
15MichiganMICH5-1657 1
16Notre DameND5-1614 3
17NC StateNCST6-1573 3
18Washington StateWSU6-1564 9
19Michigan StateMSU5-1469 3
20UCFUCF5-0439 1
21AuburnAUB5-2354 10
22StanfordSTAN5-2286 3
23West VirginiaWVU4-2144NR
24Texas A&MTA&M5-294NR
25LSULSU5-280NR

Dropped from rankings: San Diego State 18, Utah 23, Navy 24

Others receiving votes: Kentucky 64, Memphis 50, Virginia 42, San Diego State 39, South Carolina 19, Utah 14, Navy 9, Mississippi State 6, Boise State 4, Colorado State 4, Marshall 3, Florida 2, Georgia Tech 2, Iowa State 2

NCAAF News

  • Ole Miss should have settled with Nutt sooner

    Paul Finebaum and Laura Rutledge believe that if Ole Miss had resolved their case with former coach Houston Nutt, then Hugh Freeze would still have his job and the team would be much more competitive this season.

  • SVP can get behind Orgeron's chicken on a stick

    Ahead of LSU's matchup against coach Ed Orgeron's former team Ole Miss, Orgeron says he's not excited to see anyone at the school but is looking forward to stopping at the local gas station to see his favorite cook and buy chicken on a stick.

  • SVP positively affected by a Bad Beat

    The under bettors in the Tulsa game were dealt a brutal blow on two straight scores by the Golden Hurricane. SVP then explains how one of his Winners picks, Minnesota, covered the spread late in the game.

  • Winners and Losers: College football mascot dance-off

    The SportsNation crew review the weekend's winners and losers, including a college football mascot dance-off.

  • College football's best from the first half

    Alabama continues to roll at the top of the polls, two RBs are the Heisman favorites in Saquon Barkley and Bryce Love. And there's been upset after upset, including four from teams ranked in the AP Top 10. Take a look at the sights and sounds thus far.

  • Injured Devante Downs to miss rest of season

    California linebacker Devante Downs will be sidelined for the rest of the season after suffering a lower body injury in Friday's win against Washington State.