Alabama ranked 5th in AP, coaches poll

The Alabama Crimson Tide stands at fifth in the new AP media poll. The Alabama football team also came in at number five (5) in the USA Today football coaches poll. According to USA Today, “Alabama had a bye but benefited from losses by previously unbeaten Michigan State and Missouri to climb into the No.5 spot, keeping the Crimson Tide in the thick of the national championship discussion with Auburn still on their slate if they can get past No. 11 LSU on the road next week.”

Read what the AP says about the latest rankings below: