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Biggest surprises, Heisman rankings and favorite games from Week 5

The top three is still the top three, but plenty of teams have been better than we might have expected. Bill Connelly sorts it all out.

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College Football Playoff picks after Week 5

Find out who our reporters pick after Week 5 for the College Football Playoff.

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How Georgia's scare, Bama's injury and five ranked showdowns affect the CFP

Georgia needed a late comeback, Alabama won without Bryce Young, and ranked teams went head-to-head.


Who's next at Wisconsin? 10 candidates to replace Paul Chryst

Jim Leonhard is one of the top young defensive minds in college football. Will he take over full time at Wisconsin? Or could Wisconsin lure someone like Kansas' Lance Leipold or Baylor's Dave Aranda?

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11 candidates for Colorado to consider after firing Karl Dorrell

The Buffaloes are looking for a fresh start after a dismal beginning to the season. Here are some names to consider.


Besides Bama, Georgia and Ohio State, who's actually a contender? And who's a pretender?

If Week 5 didn't deliver the shocking upsets, it did offer some separation between the pretenders and contenders.

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College football Power Rankings after Week 5

See how things shape up this week after a top-10 loss, a near loss from No. 1 and several teams falling from the ranks.

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