Last Updated on September 13, 2023 by Robert C. Hoopes
Texas Pulls Off Convincing Upset Against Alabama in New AP Top 25 College Football Poll
The college football world was shaken up this week as the new AP Top 25 poll was released, and there were some major surprises. Texas pulled off a convincing upset against powerhouse Alabama, propelling them up the rankings and leaving fans in awe.
Despite the loss, Georgia remains at the top spot in the rankings with an impressive record of 2-0 and a 19-game winning streak. The Bulldogs have shown no signs of slowing down and are determined to maintain their position at the top.
One player who made a significant impact this week was Michigan’s J.J. McCarthy. In their win over UNLV, McCarthy showcased his skills with an impressive completion percentage, leaving fans excited for what’s to come.
Florida State also had a standout performance under the coaching of Mike Norvell. They put up their highest point total yet, proving that they are a force to be reckoned with this season.
Another player who deserves recognition is Texas quarterback Quinn Ewers. Ewers had a strong performance against Alabama, demonstrating his talent on the field and earning the respect of fans and critics alike.
USC’s Caleb Williams continues to impress with his stellar performance. In just one half of play, Williams threw for three touchdowns, leaving fans wondering what he will accomplish next.
Ohio State’s Marvin Harrison Jr. had a standout game this week, showing off his skills with two touchdowns and an impressive 160 receiving yards. His performance played a crucial role in Ohio State’s success.
Penn State’s sophomore running back Nicholas Singleton deserves recognition for his outstanding performance as well. Singleton rushed for three touchdowns, proving that he is a force to be reckoned with.
Washington’s Michael Penix Jr. continues to dominate the field with his impressive stats. In his latest game, he threw for 409 passing yards and three scores, leaving fans in awe of his talent.
Notre Dame is also making waves this season, scoring 40 or more points in each of their first three games. This is only the third time in history that the team has achieved this feat, solidifying their position as a powerhouse in college football.
But perhaps the biggest surprise of the week was Alabama’s loss to Texas. The Crimson Tide allowed 21 points in the fourth quarter, the most under coach Nick Saban. This loss has sent shockwaves throughout the college football world, raising questions about Alabama’s dominance.
Other teams had mixed results this week. Tennessee had a low-scoring win against Austin Peay, which was the fewest points scored in a home win under coach Josh Heupel. However, LSU bounced back from their Week 1 loss with a dominant win over Grambling, led by quarterback Jayden Daniels.
Looking ahead, the Top 25 teams will face various opponents in the upcoming week. It will be interesting to see how these teams perform and whether there will be any more upsets in store.
Overall, this week’s college football action has been filled with surprises and standout performances. The new AP Top 25 poll reflects these developments, and fans can’t wait to see what’s in store for the upcoming games.