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ESPN's Computer Releases New Top 25 Rankings

ESPN college football analyst Kirk Herbstreit

TEMPE, AZ - NOVEMBER 23: ABC football analyst Kirk Herbstreit looks on before the college football game between the Oregon Ducks and the Arizona State Sun Devils on November 23, 2019 at Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, Arizona. (Photo by Kevin Abele/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

ESPN's Football Power Index has updated its top 25 rankings following another eventful weekend in the college football world. 

Week 5 of the 2022 college football regular season was a big one, with several games between ranked teams. 

Georgia and Alabama both played tight contests, with the Bulldogs barely escaping Missouri and the Crimson Tide holding off Arkansas on the road.

ESPN's computer model, the Football Power Index, has updated its top 25 rankings following Week 5.

Here's the latest top 25 rankings from ESPN:

  1. Alabama
  2. Ohio State
  3. Georgia
  4. Michigan
  5. Clemson
  6. Texas
  7. Utah
  8. LSU
  9. Ole Miss
  10. Tennessee
  11. USC
  12. Penn State
  13. TCU
  14. Minnesota
  15. Oklahoma State
  16. Baylor
  17. Mississippi State
  18. Notre Dame
  19. Oklahoma
  20. Cincinnati
  21. Maryland
  22. Oregon
  23. Washington
  24. Kentucky
  25. NC State

The official new Top 25 rankings will come out later on Sunday afternoon, with the Coaches' Poll and the AP Poll.

The first College Football Playoff rankings will come out later this month.