Once you get past the Top 5 teams in the NFL eight of the next 10 Top 15 teams all lost in week 2. Even though the #3 Cowboys won in Philadelphia they lost more by paying the higher price of injury than perhaps losing the game could have cost them so early in this young season.
Ohio State struggled to win. Alabama lost to Ole Miss and though the Crimson Tide’s opponent was much tougher than Ohio States was, For NOW The Buckeyes remain atop the poll and increase their lead as the weeks #1 ranked team to 4-straight weeks (Including the Preseason poll). While Alabama dropped all the way to #10.