Dan Mullen, Megan Mullen

Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen and his wife Megan celebrate their team's 37-7 win over LSU in their NCAA college football game in Starkville, Miss., Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis) ORG XMIT: MSRS118

Rogelio V. Solis

For the fourth year in a row, The Advocate's Ross Dellenger is one of 60 national sports reporters voting in the Associated Press college football poll. Here's a look at his ballot this week. The full poll is released later Sunday.

1. Alabama (1)

2. Oklahoma (2)

3. Clemson (6)

4. Southern Cal (3)

5. Washington (4)

6. Georgia (5)

7. Wisconsin (8)

8. Ohio State (7)

9. Penn State (10)

10 Florida State (9)

11. Michigan (11)

12. Oklahoma State (15)

13. TCU (14)

14. Auburn (13)

15. Miami (16)

16. Washington State (19)

17. Mississippi State (NR)

18. Oregon (18)

19. Utah (20)

20. South Florida (22)

21. Virginia Tech (23)

22. Florida (25)

23. LSU (12)

24. Louisville (17)

25. Colorado (NR)

  • Dropped: Kansas State (21), Stanford (24)
  • Entered: 17 Mississippi State, 25 Colorado
  • Last three out: Iowa, Cal, Utah

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