Week 5 Power Rankings
1. LSU Tigers vs South Carolina, 27-6, W 4-0 (2-0)
The Tigers sit pretty atop the conference after easily dispatching the Gamecocks at home. With a huge win over Auburn already, LSU is firmly in the drivers seat in the SEC West, albeit with competition right on their tail.
2. Mississippi State Bulldogs at Alabama, 23-20, W 4-0 (1-0)
The Bulldogs survive an upset scare on their trip to Tuscaloosa. Storm Whittaker weathers some adversity with 2 turnovers on the day but still finds the OT victory.
3. Georgia Bulldogs BYE, 4-0 (0-0)
4. Tennessee Volunteers BYE, 4-0 (1-0)
5. Missouri Tigers vs Kentucky, 41-14, W 4-0 (1-0)
Missouri flattens Kentucky at home. The Tigers could find themselves in the SEC East mix late if they can get past Florida in week 8.
6. Texas A&M Aggies vs San Jose State, 45-3, W 4-0 (1-0)
The Aggies put on a dominant performance against SJSU Saturday, scoring 14 points in three out of four quarters.
7. Florida Gators vs Utah State, 41-0, W 3-1 (0-1)
The Gator D pitches a shutout against an outclassed Utah State team. The UF offense was firing on all cylinders, scoring 41.
8. Vanderbilt Commodores vs Ohio, 27-10, W 3-1 (1-0)
Vandy puts on a solid showing for the home fans against Ohio. Everything went right for Vandy on offense, with a great performance from QB Tyler Mackey, completing 21 of his 28 passes.
9. Arkansas Razorbacks vs Ole Miss, 22-20, W 2-2 (1-0)
Arkansas improves to .500 on the season after taking down division rival Ole Miss. The Razorbacks sealed the win with a crucial interception by Franklin Holloway III.
10. Ole Miss Rebels at Arkansas, 20-22, L 2-2 (0-1)
The Rebels upstart season is handed an early blow, suffering a loss to Arkansas. The Rebels came up just short during their 4th quarter comeback
11. Auburn Tigers vs Oklahoma 21-48, L 1-3 (0-1)
Auburn loses big with an awful injury to FS Daniel Joyner
12. Alabama Crimson Tide vs Mississippi State, 20-23, L 1-3 (0-1)
The Tide still struggling to find their stride lose a nailbiter at home to cowbell.
13. Kentucky Wildcats at Missouri, 14-41, L 0-4 (0-1)
The Wildcats are lost at sea with two players playing hard to keep their season afloat. Devin Burton and Alshon Sinclair are the bright spots for Big Blue Nation.
14. South Carolina Gamecocks at LSU, 6-27, L 0-4 (0-1)
Hagan's Gamecocks lose big on the road in Death Valley. The South Carolina offense could hardly muster anything against the stout Tigers defense.