This is the ballot I submitted to the Associated Press for this week's Top 25 poll:

1. Alabama
2. Georgia
3. Clemson
4. Ohio State
5. Oklahoma
6. LSU
7. Notre Dame
8. Penn State
9. Stanford
10. Auburn
11. Washington
12. West Virginia
13. Michigan
14. Wisconsin
15. Miami
16. Central Florida
17. Texas
18. Kentucky
19. Oregon
20. Duke
21. Texas Tech
22. Colorado
23. BYU
24. Virginia Tech
25. Mississippi State

The next five: the teams just outside of my Top 25

26. Syracuse
27. Oklahoma State
28. Boise State
29. South Florida
30. TCU

Dropped out: Teams that dropped out of my Top 25 this week

Oklahoma State (No. 18 last week)
TCU (No. 21 last week)
Boston College (No. 22 last week)
Texas A&M (No. 23 last week)


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