This is the same spot where the Bulldogs are ranked in the USA Today Coaches' poll, which came out a few weeks earlier.
What this means is the media and coaches think the Bulldogs are expected to have a better season than last year when they won 10 games and clinched the SEC East.
This also means that the coaches and media think USC, Alabama, LSU, Oklahoma and Oregon are better than the Bulldogs, which is not a good thing since the Bulldogs are still looking up at the Crimson Tide and the Tigers.
Here's a breakdown of more reasons why the Bulldogs are ranked No. 6 in the AP poll.