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The Weekly 128

Head coach Hugh Freeze and his Ole Miss team have an argument to be the top team in America. PHOTO COURTESY OLE MISS ATHLETICS

The college football regular season is now over the halfway point; here’s my latest rankings of all 128 teams.

  1. Head coach Hugh Freeze and his Ole Miss team top the FBS 128 this week ahead of a showdown with LSU.

    Head coach Hugh Freeze and his Ole Miss team top the FBS 128 this week ahead of a showdown with LSU.

    Ole Miss (7-0)

  2. Mississippi St. (6-0)
  3. Auburn (5-1)
  4. Alabama (6-1): I know… four of the top four from the SEC West, and people have a gut-level reaction that this isn’t right. But if you put a few of these teams in any other conference and changed nothing else, how much would people argue? Yeah, the West is THAT good.
  5. Florida St. (7-0)
  6. Georgia (6-1)
  7. Baylor (6-1)
  8. TCU (5-1)
  9. Oregon (7-1)
  10. Notre Dame (6-1)
  11. Michigan St. (6-1)
  12. Kansas St. (5-1)
  13. Utah (5-1)
  14. Oklahoma (5-2)
  15. Ohio St. (5-1)
  16. West Virginia (5-2)
  17. USC (5-2)
  18. Arizona (5-1)
  19. UCLA (5-2)
  20. Arizona St. (5-1)
  21. Nebraska (6-1)
  22. East Carolina (6-1)
  23. LSU (6-2)
  24. Clemson (5-2)
  25. Marshall (7-0)
  26. Louisville (6-2)
  27. Duke (6-1)
  28. Stanford (4-3)
  29. Oklahoma St. (5-2)
  30. Wisconsin (4-2)
  31. Virginia (4-3)
  32. Texas A&M (5-3)
  33. Minnesota (6-1)
  34. Washington (5-2)
  35. Arkansas (3-4)
  36. Missouri (5-2)
  37. South Carolina (4-3)
  38. Georgia Tech (5-2)
  39. Miami (5-3)
  40. Boise St. (4-2)
  41. Kentucky (5-2)
  42. Colorado St. (6-1)
  43. Maryland (5-2)
  44. Texas (3-4)
  45. Pitt (4-3)
  46. Iowa (5-2)
  47. BYU (4-4)
  48. Florida (3-3)
  49. Boston College (4-3)
  50. Virginia Tech (4-4)
  51. Memphis (3-3)
  52. Tennessee (3-4)
  53. UCF (4-2)
  54. Northwestern (3-4)
  55. Penn St. ( 4-2)
  56. Cal (4-4)
  57. Houston (4-3)
  58. Oregon St. (4-2)
  59. Nevada (4-3)
  60. Rutgers (5-2)
  61. Washington St. (2-5)
  62. Georgia Southern (5-2)
  63. North Carolina St. (4-4)
  64. Temple (4-2)
  65. Michigan (3-4)
  66. Iowa St. (2-5)
  67. Arkansas St. (4-3)
  68. Utah St. (4-3)
  69. Syracuse (3-4)
  70. North Carolina (3-4)
  71. Texas Tech (3-4)
  72. Indiana (3-4)
  73. Northern Illinois (5-2)
  74. Toledo (4-3)
  75. Louisiana Tech (4-3)
  76. MTSU (5-3)
  77. Air Force (5-2)
  78. UAB (4-3)
  79. Akron (4-3)
  80. South Alabama (5-2)
  81. Navy (3-4)
  82. Colorado (2-5)
  83. Illinois (3-4)
  84. San Diego St. (4-3)
  85. Purdue (3-5)
  86. Western Michigan (4-3)
  87. Cincinnati (4-3)
  88. Louisiana (4-3)
  89. Western Kentucky (4-3)
  90. UTSA (2-5)
  91. Rice (3-3)
  92. Kansas (2-5)
  93. Central Michigan (4-4)
  94. Bowling Green (5-3)
  95. Wake Forest (2-5)
  96. Hawaii (2-5)
  97. San Jose St. (3-3)
  98. FIU (3-5)
  99. Ball St. (2-5)
  100. Fresno St. (3-5)
  101. Wyoming (3-4)
  102. Ohio (4-4)
  103. Texas St. (3-3)
  104. Vanderbilt (2-5)
  105. Louisiana-Monroe (3-3)
  106. Old Dominion (3-4)
  107. South Florida (3-5)
  108. Tulane (2-5)
  109. North Texas (2-5)
  110. FAU (3-4)
  111. UTEP (3-3)
  112. Buffalo (3-4)
  113. Army (2-5)
  114. Southern Miss (3-4)
  115. Appalachian St. (2-5)
  116. New Mexico (2-5)
  117. Miami of Ohio (1-7)
  118. UMass (2-6)
  119. Tulsa (1-6)
  120. UConn (1-6)
  121. UNLV (2-5)
  122. Troy (1-7)
  123. New Mexico St. (2-6)
  124. Idaho (1-6)
  125. Kent St. (1-6)
  126. Georgia St. (1-6)
  127. Eastern Michigan (2-5)
  128. SMU (0-6)