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  • How accurate are AP Top 25 college football rankings?

  • Regardless of individual quality, the 鈥?wisdom of the masses 鈥?approach employed by the AP top 25 poll tends to be pretty good at comparing the relative quality of the top college football teams. Our goal is to see whether or not giving more weight to the ballots of the more accurate voter鈥檚 results in more accurate rankings.

  • What is the Associated Press poll in college football?

  • The Associated Press began its college football poll on Oct. 19, 1936, and it is now the longest-running poll of those that award national titles at the end of the season. The preseason poll was started in 1950. A panel of 62 sports writers and broadcasters from around the country votes on the poll weekly.

  • When did the AP Poll start in football?

  • The Associated Press began its college football poll on Oct. 19, 1936, and it is now the longest-running poll of those that award national titles at the end of the season. The preseason poll was started in 1950.

  • What is the highest ranked team in the AP Poll?

  • Football AP Poll Rank Team Record PTS Chg 1 ALA ALA Alabama 2-0 1571 鈥? 2 UGA UGA Georgia 2-0 1507 3 3 OSU OSU Ohio State 1-1 1437 1 4 OKLA OKLA Oklahoma 2-0 1374 -2 21 more rows …