Case in point: Everyone's favorite team, Boise State, was ranked as high as No. 14 in the coaches' poll.
After losing to an overrated Michigan State team and beating up on the "Little Sisters of the Poor," as Ohio State president E. Gordon Gee would say, Boise State is 7-1 and high in the rankings.
But Boise State isn't the only overrated team benefiting from a high ranking. No sir, there are plenty more. Here are the hits and misses from this week's poll.