Coming off big wins in Week 9, the Florida State Seminoles and Clemson Tigers cracked the top 10 in this week's SB Nation BlogPoll Top 25.
Florida State cruised past Duke, 48-7, at Doak Campbell Stadium in Tallahassee, Fla., on Saturday. In a prime time Thursday night meeting, Clemson blew out Wake Forest, 42-13, at Winston-Salem, N.C. The Seminoles (8-1, 5-1 ACC) hold a half-game lead over the Tigers (7-1, 4-1) in the ACC Atlantic Division. FSU holds the head-to-head tiebreaker by virtue of a 49-37 win over Clemson on Sept. 22.
Alabama is once again ranked No. 1. The Crimson Tide strengthened their hold on the top spot after a 38-7 win over previously unbeaten Mississippi State. With a 55-24 victory over Texas Tech, Kansas State moved up to No. 2. Florida, last week's second-ranked team, fell to No. 7 after a 17-9 defeat at the hands of the Georgia Bulldogs.
The complete BlogPoll rankings are as follows:
Results for Week 9
SB Nation BlogPoll College Football Rankings 2011