College Football Poll Week 5: 5 Reasons LSU Deserves to Be No. 1

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College Football Poll Week 5: 5 Reasons LSU Deserves to Be No. 1
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Les Miles, head coach of LSU

The Coaches' Poll is out, and LSU finds itself in a flat-footed tie with Alabama with 1,404 points—just 30 points behind the reigning No. 1 team in the nation, the Oklahoma Sooners who are No. 1 for the fifth straight week.

The Tigers picked up 20 first place votes, just 12 less than Oklahoma and for my money, have been the No. 1 team in the nation all season long.

The AP has ranked LSU No. 1, unseating the Sooners from the top spot after their struggle with Missouri in Oklahoma this weekend.

Here are five reasons LSU should have topped both polls this week. 

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