My Mumme Poll ballot, Week 14

Rivalry Week was crazy, but it didn’t have a huge effect on my ballot this week. Clemson be gone, though. Here’s my current top ten list (*tiebreaker):

  • Alabama
  • Arizona State
  • Auburn
  • Baylor
  • FSU*
  • Missouri
  • Oklahoma State
  • Ohio State
  • Oregon
  • Stanford

Also considered:  Michigan State, South Carolina

I’m still not sold on the Spartans, but they’ve got an excellent opportunity to change my mind this week.  The Gamecocks, alas, do not.


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12 responses to “My Mumme Poll ballot, Week 14

  1. I am glad to see the chickens are staying in Columbia this weekend. I don’t like them and CSS can wait another year if he doesn’t retire.

  2. Mayor of Dawgtown

    I guess winning doesn’t mean anything in the Mumme world, eh Senator?

    • If it’s only about wins, Mayor, then we should be trumpeting Northern Illinois to the skies right now.

    • Macallanlover

      What are you complaining about Mayor? His ballot looks damned good to me, who do you think is missing? I have Michigan State in mine but I have no idea what you are saying/questioning.

      • Mayor of Dawgtown

        NIU is undefeated and not even mentioned. The Mumme Poll is supposed to be all unconventional and anti-establishment but in the final analysis it’s just the same old horse hockey as the regular polls/BCS standings.

        • Mayor of Dawgtown

          P.S. NIU has the best QB still playing in college football now that Murray’s injured.

        • What’s different about the Mumme Poll is the manner of selection, Mayor. That doesn’t mean a voter is supposed to select a team for the top ten that voter doesn’t believe belongs there.

          Besides, real radicals know the chic pick is North Dakota State, not NIU.😉

  3. Dawgfan Will

    Who will play FSU for the MNC: Ohio State and Corch, or Auburn and their Satan-spawned luck? I don’t know if I’ve ever been so torn. I’m going to be pissed either way. And if I was Missouri, I’d be more than a little miffed that Auburn is being considered by talking heads to jump OSU if they win the SEC, but Mizzou isn’t.

    • Macallanlover

      Agree, Mizzou is 11-1 and lost by a missed, chip shot FG in overtime. sure, they should have beaten SC but that isn’t near the amount of forgiveness afforded to the Halfway House on the Plains. Aubies have a solid loss to LSU, and three Ws that came with a combined 35 seconds on the clock, two of which were simply weird, and the other involved a 10 second remaining play to beat Miss State. I have to put them on my ballot simply because so many others have lost too many games.

  4. Will Trane

    Well, that is a list…what can we say…spent too much time on the flats this weekend. Hmmmm. Think ASU and Mizzou are better teams than most people think. AU is getting a lot of love and attention from the media due to two recent big play games…both they could have easily lost. Explain them putting 14 on Bama in less than 2.