In what could best be described as a low-wattage week in college football, there wasn't a ton of movement in my top 25 ballot. (See the complete AP Top 25 here.) Most teams held reasonable serve — although Clemson and Georgia had pretty ugly wins — while few teams played the kind of games that could move them significantly up the ladder. 

The top 25: 

1. Alabama

2. Florida State

3. Ohio State

4. Michigan

5. Washington

6. Louisville

7. Houston

8. Clemson

9. Iowa

10. Wisconsin

11. Tennessee

12. Miami

13. Texas

14. Notre Dame

15. Georgia

16. Texas A&M

17. Ole Miss

18. Oklahoma

19. UCLA

20. San Diego State

21. Boise State

22. Stanford

23. LSU

24. Colorado

25. Pittsburgh  

Team that dropped out: 

Oklahoma State: Lost to Central Michigan on a wacky, wild final Hail Mary play that should not have counted, but did, and so it goes. OSU has to think of a better end-of-game clock-running play than an obvious intentional grounding. 

New team to the poll: 

Pittsburgh: The Panthers were ranked in my preseason top 25, but dropped out after one week because of a lackluster win over Villanova. A 42-39 win over Penn State returns the Panthers to No. 25. 

Notes on the poll: 

>> No, Michigan State is not in the poll, because the Spartans weren't in it last week after a so-so win over FCS Furman and they didn't play this week. 

>> Clemson and Georgia both slid down the polls for ugly wins over Troy and Nicholls, respectively. 

>> BYU would have been in the poll had it beaten Utah at Utah. 

>> North Carolina, Oregon, Nebraska, Arkansas and others are in that 26-35 zone for me. 

>> Yes, Colorado remains ranked after a 56-7 win over awful Idaho State. I penalize teams for playing bad FCS clubs, but CU outgained ISU 597-96. Colorado plays at Michigan next week, I expect it to be a good game, and we'll see where the Buffaloes really are. 

>> Ditto for Louisville, which I have really high after two wins. The Cardinals host Florida State. 

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