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ESPN's Computer Has A New No. 1 Team

ESPN's Football Power Index has a new No. 1 team.

For some reason, it took until the conclusion of Week 4 for Alabama to rise to the top of ESPN's Football Power Index rankings.

Ohio State held the No. 1 spot for the first three weeks of the season, while Oklahoma took over last week.

The Crimson Tide (4-0) have surged atop the FPI following their dominant win over Vanderbilt.

Here's the top 10 after Week 4:

RK

TEAM

W-L

PROJ W-L

WIN OUT%

CONF WIN%

REM SOS RK

FPI

1

Alabama, SEC

4-0

11.9 - 0.9

35.3

67.6

39

28.1

2

OSU, Big Ten

3-1

10.7 - 2.0

27.3

47.5

53

25.9

3

Oklahoma, Big 12

4-0

11.5 - 1.4

19.1

62.3

20

25.1

4

Clemson, ACC

4-0

11.4 - 1.3

21.4

58.1

30

23.7

5

Washington, Pac-12

4-0

11.3 - 1.4

15.8

47.2

40

22.2

6

Wisconsin, Big Ten

3-0

11.4 - 1.5

14.2

38.4

51

21.4

7

Penn State, Big Ten

4-0

10.5 - 1.7

4.7

12.0

48

20.5

8

TCU, Big 12

4-0

10.3 - 2.4

2.8

26.9

35

18.9

9

Stanford, Pac-12

2-2

8.1 - 4.1

4.2

12.1

32

17.9

10

Notre Dame, FBS Indep.

3-1

8.7 - 3.3

4.7

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25

17.3

You can view the full rankings here.