Wake Forest has fired defensive coordinator Jay Sawvel, coach Dave Clawson announced Sunday, the day after the Demon Deacons' 56-27 loss to Notre Dame.
After being out the first four games of the season, Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly said he expects running back Dexter Williams to play this week against Stanford.
Can Ohio State not just make the playoff but reach the CFP title game? One of our bowl experts thinks so with Urban Meyer back on the sideline.
LSU jumped over Oklahoma, but the top 10 remained mostly unchanged in the AP college football poll. In the bottom half of the poll, five teams entered the Top 25 on Sunday, including No. 17 Kentucky for the first time since 2007.
Tennessee linebacker Quart'e Sapp says he would never disrespect his team, coaches, family or fans by refusing to enter a game -- an allegation made by Vols head coach Jeremy Pruitt.
Both Urban Meyer and James Franklin's squads came away with a victory over the past two seasons when the electrifying Ohio State-Penn State rivalry game was played.
|RK||Team||Rec||Pts||Trend||Last Week||Next Week|
|1||FloridaFLA(63)||13-1||1575||1||@ #2 Ohio State W 41-14||—|
|2||Ohio StateOSU||12-1||1435||1||vs #1 Florida L 41-14||—|
|3||LSULSU||11-2||1418||1||vs #19 Notre Dame W 41-14||—|
|4||USCUSC||11-2||1345||3||@ #9 Michigan W 32-18||—|
|5||WisconsinWIS||12-1||1328||—||vs #16 Arkansas W 17-14||—|
|6||Boise StateBSU||13-0||1275||3||@ #11 Oklahoma W 43-42||—|
|7||LouisvilleLOU||12-1||1270||1||@ #17 Wake Forest W 24-13||—|
|8||AuburnAUB||11-2||1119||2||@ Nebraska W 17-14||—|
|9||MichiganMICH||11-2||1092||6||vs #4 USC L 32-18||—|
|10||West VirginiaWVU||11-2||1012||2||vs Georgia Tech W 38-35||—|
|11||OklahomaOKLA||11-3||849||3||vs #6 Boise State L 43-42||—|
|12||RutgersRUTG||11-2||841||5||@ Kansas State W 37-10||—|
|13||TexasTEX||10-3||791||3||@ Iowa W 26-24||—|
|14||CaliforniaCAL||10-3||716||5||vs Texas A&M W 45-10||—|
|15||BYUBYU||11-2||615||5||@ Oregon W 38-8||—|
|16||ArkansasARK||10-4||592||3||@ #5 Wisconsin L 17-14||—|
|17||Wake ForestWAKE||11-3||535||2||vs #7 Louisville L 24-13||—|
|18||Virginia TechVT||10-3||494||4||vs Georgia L 31-24||—|
|19||Notre DameND||10-3||485||8||@ #3 LSU L 41-14||—|
|20||Boston CollegeBC||10-3||388||3||vs Navy W 25-24||—|
|21||TCUTCU||11-2||339||3||vs Northern Illinois W 37-7||—|
|22||Oregon StateORST||10-4||206||3||@ Missouri W 39-38||—|
|23||TennesseeTENN||9-4||202||5||@ #25 Penn State L 20-10||—|
|24||Hawai'iHAW||11-3||152||NR||vs Arizona State W 41-24||—|
|25||Penn StatePSU||9-4||142||NR||vs #23 Tennessee W 20-10||—|
Dropped from rankings: Texas A&M 21, Nebraska 22, Georgia Tech 25
Others receiving votes: Georgia 133, Nebraska 43, Texas A&M 29, Georgia Tech 19, South Carolina 17, Houston 8, Maryland 7, Texas Tech 2, Kentucky 1