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1982 Preseason AP Football Poll

Rank Team (FPV) Conf Rec Pts Last Week
1 < 4 Pittsburgh (36) Ind 0-0 1092 DNP
2 < 10 Washington (15) Pac-10 0-0 1064 DNP
3 < 7 Alabama (3) SEC 0-0 966 DNP
4 < 11 Nebraska (2) Big 8 0-0 949 DNP
5 < 9 North Carolina (2) ACC 0-0 863 DNP
6 < 5 SMU Southwest 0-0 743 DNP
7 < 6 Georgia SEC 0-0 698 DNP
8 < 3 Penn State Ind 0-0 682 DNP
9 < 20 Oklahoma Big 8 0-0 638 DNP
10 < 14 USC Pac-10 0-0 624 DNP
11 < 1 Clemson (1) ACC 0-0 561 DNP
12 < 12 Michigan Big Ten 0-0 552 DNP
13 < NR Arkansas Southwest 0-0 471 DNP
14 < 15 Ohio State Big Ten 0-0 423 DNP
15 < 8 Miami (FL) Ind 0-0 396 DNP
16 < NR Florida SEC 0-0 357 DNP
17 < 2 Texas Southwest 0-0 236 DNP
18 < NR Notre Dame Ind 0-0 157 DNP
19 < 16 Arizona State Pac-10 0-0 155 DNP
20 < NR UCLA Pac-10 0-0 150 DNP
NR < 13 BYU WAC 0-0 0 DNP
NR < 18 Iowa Big Ten 0-0 0 DNP
NR < 19 Missouri Big 8 0-0 0 DNP
NR < 17 West Virginia Ind 0-0 0 DNP

Conference Breakdown

Conference Teams Avg Rank Total Points
Ind 4 10.5 2327
Pac-10 4 12.8 1993
SEC 3 8.7 2021
Southwest 3 12.0 1450
Big 8 2 6.5 1587
ACC 2 8.0 1424
Big Ten 2 13.0 975

Notes

  • * = Received first place votes (non-AP rankings); Hold the mouse cursor over these rankings to see the first place votes (where available) in a tooltip (for browsers that support tooltips)
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  • Polls from 1936-60 had 20 teams, 1961-67 had 10 teams, 1968-88 had 20 teams, and 1989-present had 25 teams.