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Is Florida overrated?

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GAINESVILLE -- Florida is ranked No.3 in the first release of the USA Today Top 25 coaches' poll. I guess it's customary to rank the defending national champ among next year's best, but a Top 5 preseason ranking for a team that lost so many starters seems a bit questionable. The biggest question of the first coaches' poll, however, has nothing to do with Florida. This is what I want to know. Who the heck voted for Duke?

-jo-

PRESEASON USA TODAY TOP 25 COACHES' POLL

1. USC (45) 0-0 1,481
2. LSU (4) 0-0 1,372
3. Florida (9) 0-0 1,278
4. Texas 0-0 1,231
5. Michigan (2) 0-0 1,218
6. West Virginia 0-0 1,205
7. Wisconsin 0-0 1,114
8. Oklahoma 0-0 1,026
9. Virginia Tech 0-0 1,005
10. Ohio State 0-0 919
11. Louisville 0-0 836
12. California 0-0 763
13. Georgia 0-0 604
14. Auburn 0-0 595
15. Tennessee 0-0 583
16. Rutgers 0-0 466
17. UCLA 0-0 454
18. Penn State 0-0 440
19. Nebraska 0-0 388
20. Arkansas 0-0 360
21. Florida State 0-0 301
22. TCU 0-0 233
23. Boise State 0-0 222
24. Hawaii 0-0 214
25. Texas A&M 0-0 209
Others Recieving Votes
Boston College 150, Georgia Tech 150, Miami (FL) 91, Notre Dame 90, South Carolina 90, Wake Forest 71, Missouri 58, Oregon State 52, Brigham Young 47, Clemson 30, Oregon 30, South Florida 26, Texas Tech 20, Alabama 16, Oklahoma State 15, Southern Miss 14, Iowa 12, Kansas State 8, Memphis 5, Houston 4, Arizona 1, Duke 1, Kentucky 1, Washington State 1.

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our boy steve spurrier voted for the devils...

our boy steve spurrier voted for the devils...

Spurrier has given a No. 25 vote to Duke each of the past 15 years or so. He always stops voting for them after their first loss, which considering they're on a 20-game losing streak, will be week 1.

The Gators should be at #1. But with all the Gator Haters oput there 3 is pretty good.
The Gator Nation is in for a treat when Tim Tebow takes the field. He will be the most exciting player in college football. The Gators will be in the hunt for a consecutive nat'l championship. Dont worry about defense they will be amazing. Folks this is and will be a very well coached team. Urban Meyer is simply the best coach in college football. Good Luck Gators!
p.s. i am a Hurricane. go canes!

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