The Oregon Ducks and their fans eagerly awaited the release of the new AP Poll following another blowout win Saturday. Surely a team that averages more than 60 points a game would get more love from the coaches than, say, Boise State or TCU.
This was not the case.
The AP Poll were released this weekend with no change in the top five teams, followed by dismay from Oregon fans screaming they should be higher, like usual.
I know that as an Oregon featured columnist I should rabidly support the fans’ outrage, but this time I do not. In my opinion, the Ducks, who are still ranked No. 5 in the polls, are exactly where they should be.
Here are five reasons why Oregon should not be ranked number one. See if you can find the pattern.