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Kirk Herbstreit Reveals His Top 10 Team Performances Of Week 5

ESPN college football analyst Kirk Herbstreit.

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 23: GameDay host Kirk Herbstreit is seen during ESPN's College GameDay show at Times Square on September 23, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Kirk Herbstreit has a weekly tradition of releasing five team performances which impressed him the most. But with Week 5 in the books, Herbstreit is changing things up a bit.

This week, the popular college football analyst released 10 team performances which impressed him. Herbstreit's list includes some of college football's best-known programs as well as smaller teams which pulled off major wins.

Here's his full list:

  1. Ohio State
  2. SMU
  3. Washington
  4. Duke
  5. Auburn
  6. Notre Dame
  7. Minnesota
  8. Arkansas State
  9. Oklahoma State
  10. Toledo

No team was more impressive in Week 5 than Ohio State. The Buckeyes throttled Nebraska in a 48-7 blowout in Lincoln. The talent disparity of the two teams was obvious. Herbstreit loves what he saw from OSU.

SMU moved to 5-0 with an impressive 48-21 win over South Florida. No one expected the Mustangs to be undefeated at this point in the season.

Washington checks in at No. 3 in Herbstreit's ranking. The Huskies had no trouble defending USC's passing attack in a 28-14 victory.

Coming in at No. 4, Duke embarrassed Virginia Tech in a 45-10 rout. It was one of the worst home losses in Hokies history.

Auburn had no difficulty with Texas A&M on Saturday in a 28-20 win. The Tigers are the only team in the nation with two wins over ranked opponents.

The rest of Herbstreit's list includes: Notre Dame, Minnesota, Arkansas State, Oklahoma State and Toledo.

Certainly some impressive performances in Week 5. Do you agree with Herbstreit's list?