Contenders for SEC Coach of the Year
The Thinking Out Loud crew makes their picks on who would be their coach of the year from the conference.
Guarantano continuing to progress
Thinking Out Loud's Greg McElroy and Marcus Spears discuss how Tennessee continues to improve on offense and defense.
Williams: 'This is a unit, a family'
Texas A&M RB Trayveon Williams joins Thinking Out Loud to discuss how the Aggies have bounced back after two tough losses.
David Montgomery, Greg Roberts each missing first half of their teams' games Saturday
After a scuffle led to their ejections this past Saturday, Iowa State running back David Montgomery and Baylor defensive end Greg Roberts will miss the first half of their team's games this week -- vs. Texas and vs. TCU, respectively.
Louisville interim coach says final 2 games about players, not permanent position
Louisville interim football coach Lorenzo Ward said he is focused solely on salvaging the Cardinals' final two games rather than whether he will have the job permanently.
Vols having fun on the gridiron
LB Darrell Taylor joins Thinking Out Loud to talk about how Tennessee has been playing hard, but having fun at the same time.
AP Top 25
|RK||Team||Rec||Pts||Trend||Last Week||Next Week|
|1||ClemsonCLEM(60)||14-1||1500||2||vs #2 Alabama W 35-31||—|
|2||AlabamaALA||14-1||1440||1||vs #1 Clemson L 35-31||—|
|3||USCUSC||10-3||1292||6||vs #7 Penn State W 52-49||—|
|4||WashingtonWASH||12-2||1277||—||vs #2 Alabama L 24-7||—|
|5||OklahomaOKLA||11-2||1252||2||vs #24 Auburn W 35-19||—|
|6||Ohio StateOSU||11-2||1240||4||vs #1 Clemson L 31-0||—|
|7||Penn StatePSU||11-3||1130||2||vs #3 USC L 52-49||—|
|8||Florida StateFSU||10-3||1105||2||vs #10 Michigan W 33-32||—|
|9||WisconsinWIS||11-3||1032||1||vs #15 Western Michigan W 24-16||—|
|10||MichiganMICH||10-3||1001||4||vs #8 Florida State L 33-32||—|
|11||Oklahoma StateOKST||10-3||920||2||vs #17 Colorado W 38-8||—|
|12||StanfordSTAN||10-3||730||4||vs North Carolina W 25-23||—|
|13||LSULSU||8-4||651||6||vs #21 Louisville W 29-9||—|
|14||FloridaFLA||9-4||640||6||vs Iowa W 30-3||—|
|15||Western MichiganWMU||13-1||619||3||vs #9 Wisconsin L 24-16||—|
|16||Virginia TechVT||10-4||610||2||vs Arkansas W 35-24||—|
|17||ColoradoCOLO||10-4||585||6||vs #11 Oklahoma State L 38-8||—|
|18||West VirginiaWVU||10-3||368||4||vs #20 Miami L 31-14||—|
|19||South FloridaUSF||11-2||358||6||vs South Carolina W 46-39||—|
|20||MiamiMIAMI||9-4||338||NR||vs #18 West Virginia W 31-14||—|
|21||LouisvilleLOU||9-4||277||6||vs #13 LSU L 29-9||—|
|22||TennesseeTENN||9-4||253||NR||vs Nebraska W 38-24||—|
|23||UtahUTAH||9-4||222||NR||vs Indiana W 26-24||—|
|24||AuburnAUB||8-5||206||7||vs #5 Oklahoma L 35-19||—|
|25||San Diego StateSDSU||11-3||113||NR||vs Houston W 34-10||—|
Dropped from rankings: Iowa 21, Pittsburgh 22, Temple 23, Nebraska 24
Others receiving votes: Kansas State 83, Georgia Tech 47, Nebraska 38, Western Kentucky 32, Air Force 30, Pittsburgh 21, Boise State 19, Iowa 14, Minnesota 12, Tulsa 10, BYU 9, Temple 8, Houston 8, North Carolina 8, Washington State 1, Navy 1