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LAist-CS Week 9 Rankings: Not Too Upset

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So it wasn’t quite the bloodletting that it was predicted to be, but there was enough to make things interesting. I’ll just shut up and present the rankings.

1. Oregon Ducks (8-0, 5-0 Pac-10) - USC fans left and right said the Ducks haven’t been tested this season. Um, Stanford? But I’ll admit that USC put up a good fight that surpassed my expectation of a 56-20 game. Last week: 1
2. TCU Horned Frogs (9-0, 5-0 Mountain West) - The Froggies did what they were supposed to do and shut down Vegas. But they have a HUGE task in front them when they head to Utah next week. Last week: 3
3. Auburn Tigers (9-0, 6-0 SEC) - Their 51-31 beating of Ole Miss made me somewhat of a believer for now. They get two byes with games at home against Chattanooga and Georgia before heading to Bama for the Iron Bowl. Last week: 4
4. Alabama Crimson Tide (7-1, 4-1 SEC) - They got a week off to prepare to head to Baton Rouge for the Bayou Bengals. Last week: 5.
5. Utah Utes (8-0, 5-0 Mountain West) - They went to a good Air Force team and beat them 28-23. They host No. 2 TCU next week which should determine who goes to the BCS Championship Game. Last week: 6