The AP Top 25 college football poll is out. We'll have to wait another week for Big Ten teams to be included, but here's what's next for each ranked team.
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With the Big Ten entering the fray, Ohio State jumps into the top two immediately, and three other Big Ten schools make it in. But the SEC still reigns over the top 25.
- BC, USF cancel practice to talk national issues
- 23 preseason All-Americans not slated to play
- Bama-UGA on Oct. 17 headlines SEC schedule
- SEC unveils opening week football schedule
The SEC East is full of storylines in 2020. Florida and Georgia have College Football Playoff hopes, while Tennessee and Kentucky are fighting to take that next step. And how hot is Will Muschamp's seat in Columbia?
The SEC has yet to kickoff, but the conference has six of the top 10 teams this week. Clemson, Oklahoma and Texas all claimed spots with big wins in Week 2, while a win is a win for Notre Dame.
The AP Top 25 college football poll is out. And unlike the preseason version, this only features teams playing this fall. What do you need to know about each ranked team?
CFB Pod: Georgia's QB battle, a possible Big Ten re-vote on football and previewing the weekend action. Plus, Booger McFarland on a Joe Burrow-less LSU
David Pollack and Kevin Negandhi kick off the podcast by talking about the vibe in Winston-Salem for the first on-campus edition of College GameDay, hobbies they picked up during the pandemic, the quarterback battle at Georgia, a possible Big Ten re-vote on football and the ACC matchups this weekend. Later, Booger McFarland drops (25:13) by to discuss motivations for teams in this pandemic season, the outlook for Trevor Lawrence, a Joe Burrow-less LSU, the SEC East, Notre Dame playing in the ACC and his love of riding a Peloton.
Alabama leads the way with six players on our preseason All-America team, highlighted by playmaking receivers DeVonta Smith and Jaylen Waddle.
Two of the Power 5 conferences might be sitting out the fall season, but there is still plenty to be decided across the college football landscape. What does the 2020 campaign have in store?
Even though the SEC doesn't kick off play until late September, the league boasts three of the top four teams in this week's rankings.
Marquase Lovings, Head coach of Austin Peay, joins the show to talk about their first football game coming up tomorrow. Braden Ramsey, Kentucky Kernel Sports Editor joins to talk about how Kentucky is handling this change in their environment, and callers round out the day excited for football season.
The CFB Pod: Desmond Howard on his advocacy for player empowerment and the Heisman race. Plus, Harry Lyles Jr. on players refusing to practice after the shooting of Jacob Blake.
Kevin Negandhi kicks off the podcast talking to Desmond Howard about his advocacy for player empowerment, why aren’t we hearing any fallout from the Pac-12’s postponing football, Nebraska players suing the Big Ten, the communication breakdown between the Big Ten, school presidents and the athletic directors, and the 2020 Heisman race (3:26). Later, Harry Lyles Jr. joins the show to discuss players across the country refusing to practice following the shooting of Jacob Blake, where college football goes from here, the need for college administrators to understand why they’re telling students to vote, the importance of Black mental health and white voices on teams speaking about issues of racial justice (27:42).
In order to join the national discussion about social injustice, Boston College and South Florida canceled football practices on Thursday, while Kentucky walked off its practice field.
Mark Schlabach tells the infamous story of when his dog ran onto the field during the 1997 Georgia-Kentucky game.
Penn State linebacker Micah Parsons and Oregon tackle Penei Sewell are among 23 preseason All-Americans not slated to play this fall.