Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 10/16/12
#1 Alabama If the "Crimson Tide" hadn't of started at #2 in the nation, they would not be the BCS's #1 team in the country. Who have they played? Michigan is the best team that Alabama has played this season, but I'm still trying to find them in the BCS top 25. The combined record for Bama's opposing teams is 20-19. The defense is good, but what offenses have they had to stop? Bama winning a title last season has helped them secure a temporary spot at the top. I hope they don't have to play the Gators in the SEC Championship game.#3 Oregon The Marcus Mariota bandwagon is picking up blind fans across the country. I can clearly see the lack of talent on the defenses that the Ducks have played. They scored 52 points against the Washington Huskies, but LSU with a pretender QB scored 41 on this same Huskies team. Let's break down the defenses that Mariota has played:Fresno State is the only team that ranks in the top 20 in pass defense at 20th, Arizona is ranked 64th, Washington State 6...
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