Warning, Warning!: College Football Computer Rankings Are Dangerous to the BCS

BabyTateSenior Writer IOctober 27, 2009

Warning, Warning!: College Football Computer Rankings Are Dangerous to the BCS

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No. 11: Georgia Tech

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    ATLANTA - OCTOBER 17:  Quarterback Josh Nesbitt #9 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets against the Virginia Tech Hokies at Bobby Dodd Stadium on October 17, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

No. 10: Arizona

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    LAS VEGAS - DECEMBER 20:  Head coach Mike Stoops of the Arizona Wildcats is presented with a trophy after defeating the Brigham Young University Cougars 31-21 in the Pioneer Las Vegas Bowl at Sam Boyd Stadium December 20, 2008 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Phot

No. 9: Louisiana State

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    BATON ROUGE, LA - OCTOBER 10:  Brandon LaFell #1 of the Louisiana State University Tigers against Markihe Anderson #14 of the Florida Gators at Tiger Stadium on October 10, 2009 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

No. 8: Texas Christian

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    FORT WORTH, TX - OCTOBER 16:  TCU Horned Frogs cheerleaders wear pink ribbons for Breast Cancer Awareness month during play against the BYU Cougars at Amon G. Carter Stadium on October 16, 2008 in Fort Worth, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images

No. 7: Southern California

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 24:  Running back Allen Bradford #21 of the USC Trojans breaks away from  linebacker David Pa'aluhi #45 of the Oregon State Beavers  on a 43 yard touchdown run in the third quarter on October 24, 2009 at the Los Angeles Coliseum

No. 6: Cincinnati

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    CINCINNATI - OCTOBER 24:  Zach Collaros #12 of the Cincinnati Bearcats runs with the ball during the Big East Conference game against the Louisville Cardinals at Nippert Stadium on October 24, 2009 in Cincinnati, Ohio.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

No. 5: Oregon

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    SEATTLE - OCTOBER 24: LaMichael James #21 of the Oregon Ducks carries the ball during the game against the Washington Huskies on October 24, 2009 at Husky Stadium in Seattle, Washington. The Ducks defeated the Huskies 43-19. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty

No. 4: Boise State

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    BOISE, ID - SEPTEMBER 3: Quarterback Kellen Moore #6 of the Boise State Broncos yells out the play to his linemen in the third quarter of the game against the Oregon Ducks at Bronco Stadium on September 3, 2009 in Boise, Idaho. Boise State won the game 19

No.3: Alabama

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    TUSCALOOSA, AL - OCTOBER 24:  Mark Ingram #22 of the Alabama Crimson Tide is upended after leaping for more yardage against the Tennessee Volunteers at Bryant-Denny Stadium on October 24, 2009 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

No. 2: Florida

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    STARKVILLE, MS - OCTOBER 24:  Head coach Urban Meyer of the University of Florida Gators, during pre game warmup up against the Mississippi State Bulldogs, at Davis Wade Stadium on  October 24, 2009 in Starkville, Mississippi  (Photo by Rick Dole/Getty Im

No. 1: Iowa

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    STATE COLLEGE, PA - SEPTEMBER 26:  Evan Royster #22 of the Penn State Nittnay Lions is tackled by Karl Klug #95, Tyler Sash #9, and Broderick Binns #91 of the Iowa Hawkeye's on September 26, 2009 at Beaver Stadium in State College, Pennsylvania. Iowa won

Who are the also-rans?

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    MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 27: (THIS IMAGE WAS CREATED USING A VARIABLE PLANED LENS) Kids play cricket using a toy bat and a wheelie bin during the fourth Ashes test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground December 27, 2006 in Melbourne, Australia. The Ashes

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