MI scoots into Top 10 after victory over Florida

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College Football: 10 unranked teams to buy into after Week 1

What about the not-so-stellar efforts by the Pac-12's top two teams?

No. 11 MI was one of those aforementioned slow starters on Saturday, putting themselves behind against a depleted No. 17 Florida team. X MI 33-17. The Gators did not score an offensive touchdown in the game.

The victory over a ranked SEC team on a neutral site, coupled with some notable sluggish performances from teams ahead of them, earned them an uptick in the Week 2 rankings from the Associated Press.

Washington State moved up four spots in the AP Poll and from unranked to No. 22 in the Coaches Poll.

Our very own Don Drysdale accurately predicted (or spitballed) the Wolverines to be slotted at No. 8 in his projections, but did not fare as well with some other teams. Florida State fell to No. 10 in the AP Poll and No. 9 in the Coaches Poll.

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Alabama remains No. 1 in both polls.

This compares to a year ago, when big wins by Texas (over Notre Dame) and Wisconsin (over LSU) vaulted them from unranked to high in the polls.

There wasn't much change at the top, as one would expect.

Whether it was Michigan's commanding win over Florida while breaking in 17 first-time starters or the season-ending third quarter injury Deondre Francois suffered in No. 3 Florida State's heartbreaking loss to top-ranked Alabama, fans from around the country had a plethora of exciting games to watch, and storylines to follow. Penn State is No. 4 and Oklahoma moved up to No. 5, meaning for the second consecutive week there will be a top-five matchup.

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