Rankings

Let's admit it, the top three priorities of BYU football fans are: 1-Did we win or lose? 2-What were the quarterback's stats? 3-Are we treated fairly in the national rankings?

You can follow and discuss BYU's position in the weekly rankings every Monday.

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AP
Poll, November 29, 1965
1. Michigan State (35), 446
2. Arkansas (10), 389
3. Nebraska, 348
4. Alabama (1), 286
5. UCLA, 255
6. Missouri, 186
7. Tennessee, 109
8. Southern California, 91
9. Notre Dame, 78
10. Texas Tech, 56
Others receiving votes: BYU, Dartmouth, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana State, Ohio State, Purdue, Syracuse, Tulsa

AP Poll, Preseason 1966
1. Alabama (15), 296
2. Michigan State (12), 267
3. Nebraska (2), 243
4. UCLA (6), 219
5. Arkansas, 204
6. Notre Dame, 184
7. Syracuse, 114
8. Purdue, 78
9. Southern California, 67
10. Tennessee, 66
Others receiving votes: Arizona, BaylorBYU, Colorado, Florida, Florida State, Georiga Tech, Illinois, Louisiana State, Miami, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio State, Texas, TCU, Utah State

AP Poll, October 16, 1967
1. USC (36), 432
2. Purdue (7), 389
3. UCLA, 325
4. Colorado, 280
5. North Carolina State (1), 227
6. Alabama, 222
7. Tennessee, 109
8. Georgia, 88
9. Houston, 87
10. Wyoming, 79
Others receiving votes: Arizona State, Army, Auburn, BYU, Indiana, LSU, Michigan State, Minnesota, Mississippi, Navy, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Penn State, Rice, Texas, Texas Tech, Washington

AP Poll, October 30, 1967
1. USC (43), 430
2. UCLA, 367
3. Tennessee, 305
4. North Carolina State, 288
5. Georgia, 217
6. Purdue, 206
7. Indiana, 172
8. Wyoming, 112
9. Colorado, 86
10. Notre Dame, 35
Others receiving votes: Alabama, Army, BYU, Florida State, Houston,
Miami, Minnesota, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Oregon State, Penn State, Texas, Virginia Tech, Washington

AP Poll, November 25, 1974
1. Oklahoma (49), 1134
2. Alabama (10), 1036
3. Ohio State, 968
4. Michigan, 795
5. Notre Dame, 641
6. USC, 584
7. Auburn, 560
8. Texas A&M, 384
9. Nebraska, 371
10. Penn State, 362
11. Maryland, 222
12. Miami (OH), 184
13. North Carolina State, 172
14. Michigan State, 158
15. Houston, 96
16. Baylor, 95
17. Texas, 60
18. Pittsburgh, 35
19. Wisconsin, 17
20. BYU, 15

AP Poll, December 2, 1974
1. Oklahoma (49), 1198
2. Alabama (10), 1112
3. Ohio State, 982
4. Michigan, 828
5. USC, 616
6. Auburn, 544
7. Penn State, 502
8. Nebraska, 500
9. Notre Dame, 369
10. Maryland, 258
11. Texas, 254
12. Baylor, 239
13. North Carolina State, 228
14. Michigan State, 197
15. Miami (OH), 154
16. Texas A&M, 79
17. BYU, 31
18. Florida, 28
19. Arizona, 20
20. Pittsburgh, 18
20. Wisconsin, 18

AP Poll, September 12, 1977
1. Michigan (42), 1162
2. USC (4), 980
3. Notre Dame (9), 894
4. Alabama (1), 771
5. Oklahoma (2), 701
6. Ohio State (1), 647
7. Texas A&M, 502
8. Texas Tech (1), 498
9. Houston (1), 422
10. Penn State, 375
11. Maryland, 298
12. Colorado, 261
13. Mississippi State, 150
14. UCLA, 111
15. Oklahoma State, 86
16. Pittsburgh, 78
17. Georgia, 73
18. Texas (1), 72
19. Florida, 42
20. BYU, 34

AP Poll, September 19, 1977
1. Michigan (42), 1094
2. USC (5), 1032
3. Oklahoma (7), 955
4. Ohio State (2), 877
5. Penn State (5), 717
6. Texas A&M, 708
7. Texas Tech, 631
8. Colorado, 435
9. Texas (1), 287
10. Alabama, 219
11. Notre Dame, 206
12. Mississippi State, 204
13. Florida, 190
14. Nebraska, 161
15. Washington State, 129
16. Arkansas, 108
17. West Virginia, 83
18. UCLA, 80
19. Houston, 73
20. BYU, 64

AP Poll, September 26, 1977
1. Oklahoma (23), 1164
2. USC (24), 1116
3. Michigan (8), 981
4. Penn State (7), 860
5. Texas A&M, 798
6. Ohio State, 601
7. Colorado, 581
8. Texas (1), 430
9. Florida, 395
10. Alabama, 320
11. Nebraska, 286
12. Arkansas, 224
13. Texas Tech, 201
14. Notre Dame, 189
15. BYU, 106
16. Pittsburgh, 84
17. California, 46
18. Mississippi State, 31
19. Houston, 27
20. Arizona State, 16

AP Poll, October 3, 1977
1. USC (23), 1106
2. Oklahoma (19), 1052
3. Michigan (16), 1048
4. Ohio State, 715
5. Texas (1), 706
6. Colorado, 647
7. Alabama, 424
7. Arkansas, 424
9. Nebraska, 376
10. Penn State, 288
11. Notre Dame, 205
12. Texas A&M, 194
13. BYU (1), 184
14. California, 178
15. Pittsburgh, 168
16. Kentucky, 100
17. Texas Tech, 84
18. LSU, 57
19. Wisconsin, 31
20. Florida, 24

AP Poll, October 17, 1977
1. Michigan (47), 1100
2. Texas (8), 1014
3. Alabama, 811
4. Ohio State, 700
5. USC, 689
6. Oklahoma, 638
7. Colorado, 431
8. Kentucky (1), 369
9. Arkansas, 340
10. Penn State, 328
11. Notre Dame, 296
12. Texas A&M, 220
13. Texas Tech, 151
14. Pittsburgh, 143
15. California, 111
16. Iowa State, 44
17. BYU, 40
18. Nebraska, 38
19. Florida, 33
20. Clemson, 31

AP Poll, October 24, 1977
1. Texas (65), 1336
2. Alabama, 1077
3. Ohio State (1), 963
4. Oklahoma, 952
5. Notre Dame, 740
6. Michigan, 719
7. Kentucky (1), 610
8. Arkansas, 505
9. Penn State, 484
10. USC, 315
11. Texas A&M, 285
12. Nebraska, 260
13. Pittsburgh, 194
14. Texas Tech, 177
15. Colorado, 132
16. Clemson, 94
17. BYU, 60
18. Florida, 24
19. Minnesota, 22
20. Florida State, 14

AP Poll, October 31, 1977
1. Texas (57), 1176
2. Alabama (1), 953
3. Oklahoma, 882
4. Ohio State, 868
5. Notre Dame, 652
6. Michigan, 592
7. Kentucky (1), 569
8. Arkansas, 465
9. Penn State, 448
10. Texas A&M, 309
11. Nebraska, 255
12. Pittsburgh, 253
13. Clemson, 160
14. BYU, 127
15. Florida State, 76
16. USC, 36
17. California, 32
18. LSU, 24
19. Iowa State, 18
19. Arizona State, 18

AP Poll, November 7, 1977
1. Texas (61), 1307
2. Alabama (2), 1072
3. Oklahoma, 1020
4. Ohio State, 908
5. Notre Dame (2), 798
6. Michigan, 688
7. Kentucky (1), 568
8. Arkansas, 536
9. Penn State, 464
10. Pittsburgh, 339
11. Texas A&M, 331
12. Nebraska, 324
13. BYU, 163
14. USC, 94
15. Clemson, 87
16. Florida State, 80
17. Arizona State, 54
18. Texas Tech, 24
19. North Carolina, 16
20. Colgate, 8

AP Poll, November 14, 1977
1. Texas (58), 1214
2. Alabama (1), 983
3. Oklahoma (1), 962
4. Ohio State, 819
5. Michigan, 655
6. Notre Dame, 639
7.  Kentucky (1), 548
8. Arkansas, 529
9. Penn State, 458
10. Pittsburgh, 377
11. Nebraska, 306
12. Arizona State, 165
13. Florida State, 162
14. Texas A&M, 111
15. Clemson, 86
16. Texas Tech, 59
17. BYU, 31
18. North Carolina, 28
19. Washington, 24
20. UCLA, 21

AP Poll, November 21, 1977
1. Texas (60), 1272
2. Alabama, 1044
3. Oklahoma (1), 998
4. Michigan, 912
5. Notre Dame (1), 732
6. Arkansas, 606
7. Kentucky (1), 600
8. Ohio State, 486
9. Penn State, 483
10. Pittsburgh, 398
11. Nebraska, 324
12. Texas A&M, 238
13. Clemson, 164
14. Washington, 80
15. North Carolina, 76
16. San Diego State, 49
17. UCLA 45
18. BYU, 29
19. Arizona State, 19
20. Florida State, 18

AP Poll, November 28, 1977
1. Texas (49), 1124
2. Oklahoma (5), 940
3. Alabama (1), 895
4. Michigan, 771
5. Notre Dame (1), 666
6. Arkansas, 568
7. Kentucky (1), 527
8. Penn State, 467
9. Ohio State, 437
10. Pittsburgh, 299
11. Clemson, 198
12. Nebraska, 128
13. Washington, 124
14. North Carolina, 118
15. Arizona State, 109
16. San Diego State, 78
17. BYU, 48
17. Texas A&M, 48
19. Florida State, 35
20. USC, 31

Final AP Poll, January, 3, 1978
1. Notre Dame (37.33), 1180
2. Alabama (19.33), 1132
3. Arkansas (5.33), 1011
4. Texas (2), 797
5. Penn State, 768
6. Kentucky, 605
7. Oklahoma, 592
8. Pittsburgh, 508
9. Mighigan, 443
10. Washington, 437
11. Ohio State, 242
12. Nebraska, 240
13. USC, 140
14. Florida State, 138
15. Stanford, 68
16. San Diego State, 62
17. North Carolina, 53
18. Arizona State, 39
19. Clemson, 37
20. BYU, 23

AP Poll, October 1, 1979
1. USC (47), 4-0, 1222
2. Alabama (14), 3-0, 1180
3. Oklahoma, 3-0, 1080
4. Texas (1), 2-0, 1053
5. Nebraska, 3-0, 999
6. Houston, 3-0, 838
7. Washington, 4-0, 777
8. Ohio State, 4-0, 683
9. Florida State, 4-0, 662
10. Notre Dame, 2-1, 656
11. Michigan, 3-1, 654
12. Purdue, 3-1, 648
13. Arkansas, 3-0, 619
14. North Carolina State, 4-0, 388
15. Missouri, 3-1, 342
16. Michigan State, 3-1, 290
17. LSU, 2-1, 266
18. North Carolina, 3-0, 256
19. Tennessee, 3-0, 174
20. BYU, 3-0, 122

October   8, 1979 AP Football Poll 
1 USC (53)       1285                    
2 Alabama (11)       1248                    
3 Oklahoma       1126                    
4 Texas (1)       1101                    
5 Nebraska       1059                    
6 Washington       889                    
7 Houston       884                    
8 Ohio State    781                    
9 Florida State     756                    
10 Notre Dame   664                    
11 Michigan   648                    
12 Arkansas       629                     
13 LSU       504           
14 North Carolina       455                 
15 Missouri       414                   
16 BYU       323                      
17 NC State    100                
18 Auburn       98                   
19 Michigan   State       77                   
20 Purdue       62 

October 15, 1979 AP Football Poll 
1 Alabama (42)       1332                    
2 Texas (26)       1313                    
3 Nebraska       1204                    
4 USC    1108                    
5 Houston 1011                    
6 Ohio State       1010
7 Florida   State       894                   
8 Oklahoma       883                   
9 Notre   Dame       810                 
10 Arkansas       803                 
11 Michigan       746                 
12 Washington       527                  
13 BYU       497                 
14 Auburn    370                    
15 NC State    359  
16 Purdue       229                
17 Pittsburgh       147                 
18 Tennessee       141                 
19 North   Carolina       139                 
20 Navy   (MD)    117

October 22, 1979 AP Football Poll 
1 Alabama (52)       1341                 
2 Nebraska (6)       1266                   
3 USC (9)       1198                   
4 Arkansas       1089                 
4 Ohio State (1)       1089                 
6 Houston       1070                 
7 Oklahoma       883                 
8 Florida   State       871                 
9 Texas       864                 
10 Michigan       757                  
11 BYU    627                     
12 Pittsburgh   494                    
13 Auburn    488                    
14 Notre Dame       437               
15 North Carolina       401    
16 Purdue       349               
17 Navy (MD)       237                 
18 Wake Forest (NC)       162                
19 Tennessee       123                 
20 Washington       89

October 29, 1979 AP Football Poll 
1 Alabama (46)     1235                    
2 Nebraska (7)    1176                    
3 USC (4)    1083                    
4 Houston (1)     1058                    
5 Ohio State (5)       1052                    
6 Florida   State       900                    
7 Oklahoma       837                    
8 Texas    811                    
9 Arkansas       755                    
10 Michigan       662                 
11 BYU   653                     
12 Pittsburgh       546                    
13 Notre Dame       472                    
14 Wake Forest (NC)       458                    
15 Purdue       301                    
16 Washington  259                    
17 Tennessee   177                    
18 North Carolina   140                    
19 Penn State   126                    
20 Auburn       92

November 5, 1979 AP Football Poll 
1  Alabama (46)       1290                 
2 Nebraska (4)       1190                 
3 Ohio State (8)       1154             
4 USC (7)       1151                 
5 Houston (1)       1093                 
6 Oklahoma       911                 
7 Florida State       897                    
8 Texas       857                  
9 Arkansas       818                  
10 Michigan       748                  
11 BYU       676                      
12 Pittsburgh      573                    
13 Notre   Dame      536                    
14 Purdue       432                    
15 Washington       400             
16 Auburn       232                    
17 Baylor       155                  
18 Clemson       139                  
19 South   Carolina       109                 
20 Wake   Forest (NC)       73

November 12, 1979 AP Football Poll 
1 Alabama (34)       1262                    
2 Ohio State (14)       1218                    
3 Nebraska (5)       1209                 
4 USC (12)       1164                 
5 Florida State       983                 
6 Texas (0.33)       981                  
7 Oklahoma       960                    
8 Arkansas (0.33)       859                    
9 Houston (0.33)       788                     
10 BYU       705                     
11 Pittsburgh       661                    
12 Purdue       614                    
13 Michigan       464                     
14 Clemson       359                    
15 Auburn       338                     
16 Washington       295                  
17 Wake Forest (NC)       214                    
18 Temple   (PA)       162                  
19 Tennessee       123                    
20 Baylor       99                    
20 Tulane   (LA)       99

November   19, 1979 AP Football Poll 
1 Alabama (32)       1238                 
2 Ohio State (18)       1214                    
3 Nebraska (4)       1157                 
4 USC (10)       1151                 
Florida State       1019                 
6 Texas (0.33)       959                 
7 Arkansas (0.33)       865                 
8 Oklahoma       848                  
9 Houston (0.33)       811                  
10 BYU       705                  
11 Pittsburgh       652                 
12 Purdue       598                    
13 Clemson       487              
14 Auburn       376                    
14 Washington     376                    
16 Michigan       357                 
17 Baylor       215                    
18 Tulane (LA)     184                    
19 South Carolina       124                 
20 Penn State       93

November 26, 1979 AP Football Poll 
1 Alabama (34)       1193                 
2 USC (12)       1142                 
3 Ohio   State (13)       1141                 
4 Florida   State       997                    
5 Oklahoma (1)       963                  
6 Texas (0.33)       934                 
7 Nebraska       850                    
8 Arkansas (0.33)   848                     
9 BYU (1)       760                  
10 Houston (0.33)       751                 
11 Pittsburgh       611                 
12 Purdue       544                    
13 Washington       454                    
14 Auburn       392                    
15 Michigan       376
16 Tulane   (LA)       354                 
17 South   Carolina       266                 
18 Clemson       122                    
19 Penn   State       114                  
20 Baylor       73

December 3, 1979 AP Football Poll 
1 Ohio State (16)      1267                 
2 Alabama (29)      1265.5                    
3 USC (19)      1257                  
4 Florida State      1103    
5 Oklahoma (1)      1068                    
6 Arkansas (0.5)      951                 
7 Nebraska      908                    
8 Houston (0.5)      893.5                  
9 BYU (1)      848                  
10 Pittsburgh      728                    
11 Texas      677                    
12 Purdue      606                    
13 Washington      489                    
14 Michigan      452                    
15 Tulane   (LA)      376                    
16 South   Carolina      287               
17 Auburn      244                    
18 Clemson      222                    
19 Baylor      106                    
20 Temple   (PA)       65 

1979   Final AP Football Poll 
1 Alabama (46)     1317                    
2 USC (21)       1289                 
3 Oklahoma       1163                    
4 Ohio State       1160                  
5 Houston       1084                 
6 Florida State       893                 
7 Pittsburgh       872                 
8 Arkansas       857                    
9 Nebraska       852                  
10 Purdue       739                    
11 Washington       690                    
12 Texas       484                     
13 BYU       474                  
14 Baylor       358                    
15 North   Carolina   311                    
16 Auburn       263                    
17 Temple   (PA)      213                    
18 Michigan       207                 
19 Indiana       206                    
20 Penn   State    168

October 20, 1980 AP Football Poll
1. Alabama (57) 1250
2. Texas (2) 1147
3. UCLA (4) 1108
4. Notre Dame 1042
5. Georgia 990
6. Florida State 901
7. North Carolina 833
8. USC 817
9. Nebraska 735
10. Ohio State 728
11. Baylor 595
12. Pittsburgh 571
13. Penn State 508
14. South Carolina 447
15. Arkansas 426
16. Missouri 334
17. Oklahoma 238
18. Washington 147
19. BYU 106
20. Southern Mississippi 71

October 27, 1980 AP Football Poll
1. Alabama (57) 1289
2. UCLA (8) 1222
3. Notre Dame 1141
4. Georgia 1105
5. Florida State 985
6. North Carolina 940
7. USC 859
8. Nebraska 852
9. Ohio State 771
10. Baylor 719
11. Pittsburgh 644
12. Texas 623
13. Penn State 539
14. South Carolina 493
15. Missouri 387
16. Oklahoma 310
17. BYU 197
18. Michigan 135
19. SMU 131
20. Purdue 90

November 3, 1980 AP Football Poll
1. Notre Dame (47) 1281
2. Georgia (15) 1238
3. Florida State (1) 1094
4. USC (1) 1077
5. Nebraska 1025
6. Alabama 986
7. Ohio State (1) 908
8. UCLA 867
9. Pittsburgh 812
10. Penn State 717
11. Oklahoma 612
12. Michigan 420
13. BYU 395
14. North Carolina 357
15. South Carolina 354
16. Baylor 335
17. Purdue 260
18. SMU 242
19. Mississippi State 209
20. Florida 138

November 10, 1980 AP Football Poll
1. Georgia (54.5) 1299.5
2. USC (6) 1180
3. Florida State (3) 1172
4. Nebraska (2) 1105
5. Alabama 1067
6. Notre Dame 1045
7. Ohio State (0.5) 924.5
8. Pittsburgh 868
9. Penn State 765
10. Oklahoma 618
11. Michigan 577
12. Baylor 550
13. BYU 464.5
14. South Carolina 455
15. North Carolina 454
16. Purdue 339
17. UCLA 251
18. SMU 243
19. Mississippi State 225
20. Florida 90.5

November 17, 1980 AP Football Poll
1. Georiga (55) 1306
2. Notre Dame (4) 1188
3. Florida State (3) 1175
4. Nebraska (4) 1173
5. Ohio State 1012
6. Pittsburgh 978
7. Penn State 896
8. Alabama 735
9. Oklahoma 719
10. Michigan 685
11. Baylor 682
12. USC 650
13. BYU 469
14. South Carolina 452
15. North Carolina 436
16. Washington 347
17. Mississippi State 346
18. UCLA 239
19. Florida 141
20. Texas 124

November 24, 1980 AP Football Poll
1. Georgia (59) 1311
2. Notre Dame (3) 1222
3. Florida State (4) 1206
4. Pittsburgh 1079
5. Penn State 990
6. Oklahoma 940
7. Michigan 902
8. Baylor 863
9. Alabama 784
10. Nebraska 728
11. Ohio State 582
12. BYU 534
13. North Carolina 521
14. UCLA 502
15. Washington 460
16. Mississippi State 378
17. USC 282
18. Florida 213
19. South Carolina 85
20. SMU 75

December 1, 1980 AP Football Poll
1. Georgia (54) 1187
2. Notre Dame (4) 1116
3. Florida State (4) 1092
4. Pittsburgh 1007
5. Oklahoma 926
6. Michigan 865
7. Baylor 843
8. Alabama 728
9. Nebraska 682
10. Penn State 627
11. Ohio State 550
12. North Carolina 498
13. BYU 491
14. UCLA 459
15. Washington 437
16. Mississippi State 359
17. USC 265
18. South Carolina 135
19. SMU 124
20. Miami (FL) 73.5

 December 8, 1980 AP Football Poll
1. Georgia (60) 1274
2. Florida State (4) 1208
3. Pittsburgh 1127
4. Oklahoma 1027
5. Michigan 947
6. Baylor 914
7. Notre Dame 860
8. Nebraska 801
9. Alabama 800
10. Penn State 644
11. Ohio State 578
12. USC 563
13. North Carolina 495
14. BYU 470
15. UCLA 464
16. Washington 439
17. Mississippi State 343
18. South Carolina 177
19. SMU 123
20. Miami (FL) 67

 1980 Final AP Football Poll
1. Georgoa (58.5) 1251.5
2. Pittsburgh (3.5) 1187.5
3. Oklahoma 1100
4. Michigan 1033
5. Florida State (1) 970
6. Alabama 928
7. Nebraska 879
8. Penn State 797
9. Notre Dame 699
10. North Carolina 665
11. USC 610
12. BYU 584
13. UCLA  502
14. Baylor 494
15. Ohio State 389
16. Washington 253
17. Purdue 198.33
18. Miami (FL) 192
19. Mississippi State 159
20. SMU 98.33

1981 Preseason AP Football Poll
1. Michigan (38) 1183
2. Oklahoma (7) 1100
3. Notre Dame (7) 1050
4. Alabama (3) 1020
5. USC (5) 1014
6. Nebraska 768
7. Penn State (1) 716
8. Pittsburgh 686
9. Texas 647
10. Georgia 624
11. Ohio State (1) 594
12. North Carolina 462
13. UCLA 454
14. Mississippi State 359
15. Washington 272
16. BYU 269
17. Florida 268
18. Stanford 205
19. Florida State 198
20. Arizona State 158

September 7, 1981 AP Football Poll
1. Michigan (37) 1184
2. Alabama (11) 1110
3. Oklahoma 1049
4. Notre Dame (4) 1024
5. USC (3) 1009
6. Georgia (4) 929
7. Nebraska 779
8. Texas 747
9. Penn State 742
10. Pittsburgh 724
11. Ohio State 538
12. UCLA 466
13. North Carolina
14. Mississippi State
15. BYU 373
16. Miami (FL) 356
17. Washington 222
18. Florida State 186
19. Stanford 180
20 Arizona State 173

September 14, 1981 AP Football Poll
1. Notre Dame (24) 1233
2. USC (12) 1181
3. Oklahoma (12) 1153
4. Georgia (12) 1113
5. Penn State (1) 996
6. Texas (1) 963
7. Pittsburgh 763
8. Ohio State 710
9. UCLA 690
10. North Carolina 661
11. Michigan 560
12. Alabama 538
13. BYU 439
14. Mississippi State 397
15. Washington 313
16. Miami (FL) 311
17. Nebraska 276
18. Arizona State 275
19. Florida State 232
20. Wisconsin 174

September 21, 1981 AP Football Poll
1. USC (46) 1258
2. Oklahoma (15) 1203
3. Penn State (2) 1092
4. Texas (1) 1038
5. PIttsburgh 976
6. UCLA  912
7. Michigan (1) 903
8. Ohio State 832
9. North Carolina 806
10. Alabama 556
11. BYU 554
12. Mississippi State 549
13. Notre Dame 548
14. Miami (FL) 439
15. Nebraska 412
16. Washington 378
17. Georgia 365
18. Arizona State 265
19. Clemson 227
20. SMU 125

September 28, 1981 AP Football Poll
1. USC (57.5) 1311
2. Penn State (5.5) 1208
3. Texas (1) 1104
4. Pittsburgh 1027
5. Oklahoma 1022
6. North Carolina 967
7. Ohio State 922
8. Michigan 835
9. Mississippi State 743
10. BYU 703
11. Alabama 658
12. Washington 533
13. Georgia 492
14. Clemson 386
15. SMU 324
16. UCLA 266
17. Miami (FL) 225
18. Iowa 169
19. Arkansas 156
20. Iowa State 134

October 5, 1981 AP Football Poll
1. USC (58) 1293
2. Penn State (6) 1205
3. Texas (1) 1134
4. Pittsburgh 1103
5. North Carolina 1047
6. Michigan 904
7. Alabama 763
8. BYU 735
9. Clemson 651
10. Oklahoma 607.5
11. Georgia 581
12. Iowa State 455.5
13. Missouri 412
14. SMU 393
15. Iowa 384
16. Miami (FL) 369
17. UCLA 330
18. Ohio State 286.5
19. Mississippi State 188
20. Florida State 152

October 12, 1981 AP Football Poll
1. Texas (35) 1274
2. Penn State (24) 1262
3. Pittsburgh (3) 1192
4. North Carolina (4)
5. Michigan 898
6. Clemson 889
7. USC 874
8. Missouri 824
9. Georgia 765
10. SMU 629
11. Florida State 591
12. Iowa 558
13. Miami (FL) 481
14. Wisconsin 427
15. Alabama 358
16. Mississippi State 344
17. BYU 220
18. Washington State 195
19. Nebraska 161
20. Arizona State 125

October 19, 1981 AP Football Poll
1. Penn State (36.5) 1283.5
2. Pittsburgh (26.5) 1277.5
3. North Carolina (3) 1155
4. Clemson 1033
5. USC 994
6. Iowa 928
7. Georgia 902
8. SMU 848
9. Mississippi State 641
10. Texas 618
11. Alabama 559
12. Arkansas 479
13. BYU 413
14. Iowa State 410
15. Nebraska 346
16. Washington State 335
17. Arizona State 326
18. Michigan 298
19. Missouri 267
20. Florida State 147

November 16, 1981 AP Football Poll
1. Pittsburgh (63) 1354
2. Clemson (5) 1290
3. Georgia 1169
4. Alabama 1128
5. Nebraska 972
6. SMU 924
7. Michigan 875
8. Texas 873
9. Southern Mississippi 810
10. USC 678
11. Miami (FL) 661
12. North Carolina 521
13. Penn State 509
14. Washington State 461
15. UCLA 457
16. Arkansas 443
17. Washington 320
18. BYU 184
19. Iowa 166
20. Arizona State 165

November 23, 1981 AP Football Poll
1. Pittsburgh (60) 1294
2. Clemson (5) 1234
3. Georgia 1157
4. Alabama 1054
5. Nebraska 1015
6. SMU 965
7. Texas 907
8. USC 797
9. Miami (FL) 708
10. North Carolina 656
11. Penn State 645
12. Washington 604
13. Iowa 491
14. BYU 377
15. Ohio State 330
16. Michigan 292
17. Southern Mississippi 264
18. Arizona State 253
19. UCLA 199
20. Washington State 139

November 30, 1981 AP Football Poll
1. Clemson (63) 1351
2. Georgia (1) 1255
3. Alabama 1188
4. Nebraska (1) 1104
5. SMU (1) 1050
6. Texas 959
7. Penn State (1) 918
8. USC 844
9. Miami (FL) 827
10. Pittsburgh 796
11. North Carolina 653
12. Washington 614
13. Iowa 537
14. BYU 397
15. Ohio State 364
16. Michigan 284
17. Arizona State 280
18. Southern Mississippi 278
19. UCLA 190
20. Washington State 132

1981 Final AP Football Poll
1. Clemson (47) 977
2. Texas 862
3. Penn State (1) 845
4. Pittsburgh 834
5. SMU (1) 774
6. Georgia 691
7. Alabama 638
8. Miami (FL) 594
9. North Carolina 590
10. Washington 587
11. Nebraska 535
12. Michigan 416
13. BYU 388
14. USC 325
15. Ohio State 310
16. Arizona State 245
17. West Virginia 111
18. Iowa 103
19. Missouri 85
20. Oklahoma 76

October 3, 1983
1. Nebraska (60) 1200
2. Texas 1138
3. Alabama 982
4. North Carolina 981
5. West Virginia 943
6. Ohio State 779
7.  Auburn 761
8. Oklahoma 754
9. Florida 687
10. Arizona 680
11. Georgia 677
12. Miami (FL) 506
13. SMU 485
14. Michigan 457
15. Iowa 395
16. Maryland 243
16. Washington 243
18. Arizona State 231
19. Illinois 101
20. BYU 64

 October 10. 1983

1. Nebraska (55) 1195
2. Texas (5) 1144
3. North Carolina 1014
4. West Virginia 983
5. Auburn 866
6. Ohio State 861
7. Florida 836
8. Georgia 725
9. Arizona 702
10. Miami (FL) 600
11. Alabama 588
12. SMU 583
13. Michigan 515
14. Iowa 416
15. Oklahoma 314
16. Maryland 277
17. Washington 246
18. Arizona State 245
19. Illinois 209
20. BYU 96

 October 17, 1983

1. Nebraska (52) 1154
2. Texas (6) 1107
3. North Carolina 997
4. West Virginia 978
5. Auburn 888
6. Florida 861
7. Georgia 795
8. Miami (FL) 722
9. SMU 657
10. Michigan 625
11. Illinois 555
12. Iowa 526
13. Arizona State 422
14. Washington 359
15. Maryland 336
16. Oklahoma 253
17. Ohio State 243
18. BYU 237
19. Arizona 186
20. Alabama 84

 October 24, 1983
1. Nebraska (54) 1156
2. Texas (4) 1106
3. North Carolina 1010
4. Auburn 944
5. Florida 892
6. Georgia 883
7. Miami (FL) 792
8. Michigan 743
9. Illinois 688
10. SMU 602
11. Washington 545
12. West Virginia 513
13. Maryland 452
14. Oklahoma 370
15. BYU 350
16. Ohio State 309
17. Iowa 283
18. Alabama 92
19. Boston College 79
19. Notre Dame 79

October 31, 1983
1. Nebraska (57) 1178
2. Texas (2) 1123
3. Auburn 1048
4. Georgia 954
5. Miami (FL) 952
6. Illinois 895
7. Maryland 754
8. SMU 750
9. Florida 676
10. North Carolina 620
11. Oklahoma 526
12. BYU 446
13. Michigan 404
14. Ohio State 398
15. Iowa 391
16. Boston College 326
17. West Virginia 213
18. Notre Dame 179
19. Alabama 171
20. Washington 128

November 7, 1983
1. Nebraska (58) 1198
2. Texas (2) 1140
3. Auburn 1063
4. Georgia 999
5. Illinois 975
6. Miami (FL)
7. SMU 815
8. BYU 650
9. Michigan 642
10. Ohio State 557
11. Maryland 530
12. Iowa 528
13. Boston College 508
14. Florida 506
15. West Virginia 298
16. Alabama 258
17. Clemson 257
18. Washington 210
19. North Carolina 207
20. Pittsburgh 199

November 14, 1983
1. Nebraska (59) 1199
2. Texas (1) 1137
3. Auburn 1072
4. Illinois 990
5. Miami (FL) 985
6. SMU 882
7. Georgia 754
8. Michigan 718
9. BYU 706
10. Ohio State 657
11. Iowa 590
12. Florida 508
13. Clemson 491
14. West Virginia 425
15. Washington 388
16. Alabama 346
17. Pittsburgh 304
18. Boston College 107
19. Missouri 84
20. Maryland 73

November 21, 1983
1. Nebraska (58) 1179
2. Texas (1) 1118
3. Auburn 1052
4. Illinois 977
5. Miami (FL) 962
6. SMU 878
7. Georgia 776
8. Michigan 761
9. BYU 686
10. Iowa 647
11. Florida 572
12. Clemson 571
13. Alabama 440
14. Ohio State 415
15. Boston College 318
16. Pittsburgh 235.5
17. Maryland 209
18. Air Force 105
19. West Virginia 92
20. East Carolina 58

November 28, 1983
1. Nebraska (52) 1097
2. Texas (3) 1048
3. Auburn 973
4. Illinois 910
5. Miami (FL) 885
6. SMU 824
7. Georgia 732
8. Michigan 694
9. BYU 649
10. Iowa 586
11. Clemson 548
12. Florida 521
13. Boston College 425
14. Ohio State 386
15. Pittsburgh 289
16. Maryland 223
17. Air Force 149
18. West Virginia 146
19. Alabama 126
20. East Carolina 93

December 5, 1983
1. Nebraska (51) 1077
2. Texas (3) 1028
3. Auburn 961
4. Illinois 889
5. Miami (FL) 875
6. SMU 813
7. Georgia 731
8. Michigan 671
9. BYU 619
10. Iowa 566
11. Florida 560
12. Clemson 536
13. Boston College 385
14. Ohio State 368
15. Pittsburgh 308
16. Air Force 217
16. Maryland 217
18. West Virginia 146
19. East Carolina 89
20. Baylor 41

1983 Final AP Football Poll
1. Miami (FL) (47.5) 1168.5
2. Nebraska (4.5) 1109.5
3. Auburn 1079
4. Georgia 977
5. Texas 954
6. Florida 823
7. BYU 804
8. Michigan 649
9. Ohio State 640
10. Illinois 594
11. Clemson 585
12. SMU 540
13. Air Force 354
14. Iowa 341
15. Alabama 281.5
16. West Virginia 273
17. UCLA 272
18. Pittsburgh 189.5
19. Boston College 153
20. East Carolina 127

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