Alabama close to being a unanimous No. 1 in both polls

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Wisconsin (1-0) plays host to Florida Atlantic (0-1) at 11 a.m. CT Saturday. The TCU Horned Frogs. who could sneak into the top 25 this week, will also have a marquee nonconference game at Arkansas.

The AP Top 25 poll for Week 2 of the college football season was released today and the Badgers stayed steady at No. 9. Nick Saban's Crimson Tide checks in at No. 1 on the list ahead of Ohio State, which got off to a sluggish start in a road win against in on Thursday evening. The rest of the Big 12 went undefeated against poor competition, with the No. 11 Oklahoma State Cowboys earning the most impressive victory in a blowout of Tulsa.


Georgia took care of Appalachian State, but lost starting QB Jacob Eason in the process. Tennessee capped Week 1 action with a thrilling overtime victory against Georgia Tech at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta.

A Michigan Wolverines football helmet sits on the field prior to the game between the Florida State Seminoles and the Michigan Wolverines at Hard Rock Stadium. There was a good bit of shifting in the rankings from 21-40 - hello, Iowa and Colorado! - but outside of Notre Dame's bit move up there's an apparent cut line somewhere in the rankings where the consideration of conference and national title contenders stops. 61 members members vote in the poll each week.

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