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FILE - In this Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, file photo, Penn State's Saquon Barkley (26) gains control of a pass and takes it in for a touchdown against Michigan during the second half of an NCAA college football game in State College, Pa. Three days before the first College Football Playoff rankings of the season are released Penn State and Ohio State will play a game, Saturday, Oct. 28, that could complicate the selection committee’s task down the road, if the Buckeyes win. (AP Photo/Chris Knight, File) ORG XMIT: NYAG301

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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. Georgia (3)

3. Oklahoma (5)

4. Ohio State (7)

5. Wisconsin (4)

6. Penn State (2)

7. Clemson (8)

8. Notre Dame (12)

9. Washington (9)

10. TCU (6)

11. Miami (10)

12. Oklahoma State (13)

13. Virginia Tech (16)

14. Southern Cal (19)

15. LSU (20)

16. Auburn (21)

17. Central Florida (23)

18. NC State (14)

19. Stanford (23)

20. Iowa State (NR)

21. Arizona (NR)

22. Washington State (15)

23. South Florida (11)

24. Memphis (25)

25. Michigan State (17)

  • Dropped: West Virginia (18), Texas A&M (24)
  • Entered: 20 Iowa State, 21 Arizona
  • Considered: Mississippi State, Michigan, Toledo, Kentucky, Boise State

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