Sunday's release of the first BCS standings was another reminder that this flawed system will finally be replaced with a four-team playoff in 2014. We now have only two more years of this nonsense. With that said, what teams are poised to climb the ranks in the weeks to come?
Alabama, as expected, found itself atop the initial rankings. This is despite having only one significant win so far, the opener against Michigan.
While I'm not denying that the Crimson Tide are good, do we really know how good? Their first real test doesn't come until October 27, when they host No. 12 Mississippi State.
Let's take a look at four teams that are all currently in the Top 25 that are ready to make a move, including one who has a great shot at overtaking the Tide for the No. 1 spot.