College Football Rankings: Problems at the Bottom of the USA Today Coaches Poll

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College Football Rankings:  Problems at the Bottom of the USA Today Coaches Poll
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With the opening weekend of college football games in the books, coaches cast their ballets for who they believe are the top 25 college football teams in the nation.

After analyzing the USA Today Top 25 poll that came out on Tuesday afternoon, I am convinced that the coaches voting in this poll are far to distracted and busy to be relied upon to create a meaningful ranking.

They clearly are not able to watch many games, if any at all, outside of their own and only research those teams that they may be playing or recruiting against.

We could debate the placement of some of the teams in the top 15 or 20, but the biggest mistakes in the poll are numbers 20 through 25.

Their mistakes of which teams to include and exclude from their Week 1 poll are plentiful and glaring.

Click through the following slideshow to see four teams that should be included in the poll and aren't and four teams that are included but shouldn't be...

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