** Alabama has been ranked #1 in 43 polls under coach Nick Saban.
** Florida had never been ranked in the top three before November of 1984. The Gators have had 95 top-three rankings since!
** Under coach Bobby Bowden Florida State‘s lowest rank from November of 1990 to September of 2001 was #11.
** Georgia vs. Auburn is the Deep South’s oldest rivalry, and the two teams are just two points apart in the all-time Top 25 (572 to 570). The series? Georgia leads 56-55 with 8 ties.
** Under Coach Bo Schembechler, Michigan appeared in every poll during the 1970s to become the first team to accomplish the feat over a full decade.
** All 29 of Michigan State‘s #1 rankings occurred before 1970.
** Nebraska was unranked in just three polls from 1970 through the end of the century! The coach was Tom Osborne most of that time.
** In 80 years of the AP poll, there have only been three seasons in which Ohio State was not ranked at least once.
** Penn State hasn’t been ranked at all in the last four seasons.
** The last time Pittsburgh was ranked in the top five during the regular season was
December 6, 1982.
** Texas hasn’t been ranked in the top 10 since September of 2010.
** At #17 in the all-time Top 25, U.C.L.A. is the highest-ranked team to have never won a national championship.
** 215 of Wisconsin‘s 334 poll appearances (64%) have occurred since 1992.