FWAA-NFF Super 16 Poll – Week 3
GAMES PLAYED THROUGH SEPTEMBER 17, 2016
|-Alabama remained atop the poll for a fourth time. Louisville jumped up to No. 3 after its victory over ACC rival Florida State, which fell to No. 13 after losing its first game of the season to the Cardinals.
-Texas and Oklahoma lost to Cal and Ohio State, respectively, and both dropped out of the poll. That left the Big 12 Conference without any teams in the Super 16. Ohio State moved up to No. 2 after its victory over the Sooners in Norman. Miami (Fla.) and Arkansas both entered the Super 16 poll for the first time this season.
-The SEC led all conferences with five teams. The Big Ten and ACC had four each. The Pac-12 had two and the American one.
Key Games in Week 4: Kent State at No. 1 Alabama; No. 3 Louisville at Marshall; Penn State at No. 4 Michigan; No.5 Clemson at Georgia Tech (Thursday); No. 6 Houston at Texas State; No. 7 Stanford at UCLA; No.8 Washington at Arizona; No. 11 Wisconsin at No. 9 Michigan State; No. 10 Texas A&M vs. No. 16 Arkansas (Arlington, Texas); Florida at No. 12 Tennessee; No. 13 Florida State at South Florida; No. 14 Georgia at Ole Miss.