Stanford's 21-14 victory over the Trojans also spelled a 11-spot drop for the formerly No. 2 USC, which falls all the way to No. 13.
The Trojans' and Cardinal's fellow Pac-12 combatant, the Oregon Ducks, move up to No. 3, taking over the spot from USC, but did not recieve any of the poll's 60 first-place votes. Alabama received 58 and LSU claimed the other two.
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