College Football Rankings 2011: Breaking Down the Week 5 AP and Coaches Polls

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College Football Rankings 2011: Breaking Down the Week 5 AP and Coaches Polls
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Drawing closer to the first official BCS Poll, a clear picture of the Top 25 is emerging, at least when it comes to the elite contenders.

Oklahoma, LSU, Alabama, Boise State and Stanford look like a solid bunch in the Top Five, but there's bound to be a bit of movement from there after another shakeup in Week 4. 

The Crimson Tide showed Arkansas (14) why Alabama has a good shot at another title. Texas A&M (8) lost brutally to Oklahoma State (7) and Florida State (11) dropped its second in a row, this time losing to Clemson (21). The Tigers now have impressive victories in a row after putting on a show against Auburn last week. 

With LSU (2) and West Virginia (16) set to face off tonight, there could be plenty of room for Clemson to skyrocket up the standing if the "other" Tigers do what they're supposed to do. 

The Sunday release of the AP Poll and USA Today Coaches Poll should set the stage for the heart of league play in the coming weeks, with most of the top teams in the nation entering the meaty parts of their schedule. 

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