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College Football Polls Week 4: Wisconsin still at No. 17 in Amway Coaches Poll, down to No. 19 in AP poll

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After a bye week, Wisconsin still finds itself the second-highest ranked team from the conference in both polls.

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A bye week for the Wisconsin Badgers didn't change much for their standing in the Amway Coaches Poll, as they stayed at No. 17 in the nation but dropped one spot in the AP poll, down to No. 19 this week. Here are the polls in their entirety:

AP Coaches Sagarin
1 Florida State (37) Florida State (50) Oregon
2 Oregon (17) Alabama (1) Alabama
3 Alabama (1) Oregon (6) Oklahoma
4 Oklahoma (2) Oklahoma (4) Texas A&M
5 Auburn Auburn Auburn
6 Texas A&M (3) Baylor Georgia
7 Baylor Texas A&M Florida State
8 LSU LSU Michigan State
9 Notre Dame Notre Dame LSU
10 Ole Miss UCLA Wisconsin
11 Michigan State Michigan State Baylor
12 UCLA Ole Miss Notre Dame
13 Georgia Arizona State UCLA
14 South Carolina Georgia Kansas State
15 Arizona State Stanford Ole Miss
16 Stanford South Carolina South Carolina
17 USC Wisconsin Clemson
18 Missouri Ohio State Ohio State
19 Wisconsin Missouri USC
20 Kansas State Kansas State Stanford
21 BYU USC Florida
22 Clemson Nebraska Cincinnati
23 Ohio State BYU Oklahoma State
24 Nebraska Clemson Missouri
25 Oklahoma State North Carolina BYU
For a composite Top 25 college football ranking, visit SBNation.com

No Big Ten Conference team is in the top 10 in the nation in the AP or coaches polls, as Michigan State holds at No. 11 in both. Wisconsin is the second-highest ranked team for the Big Ten in both polls, followed by Ohio State (No. 18 Coaches, No. 23 AP) and Nebraska (No. 22/No. 24). If the Sagarin rankings actually mattered, there'd be two teams in the top 10 with Michigan State at No. 8 and the Badgers in at No. 10.

In comparison, and maybe adding salt to the proverbial "B1G" wound, the SEC holds four teams in the Amway Coaches Poll... in the top 10, with five in the AP top 10 as well.

Don't worry, though, Big Ten fans: There's no MAC teams ranked in the AP or coaches polls.