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AP Top 25 Heat Check: Balancing good with bad in AP Top 25

There are no good wins on the internet.

A running theme on college football Twitter is the insistence that the result of any game is more an indictment of the losing team than an accomplishment for the winner. So, basically, nobody has played anyone.

Early in the season it is especially easy to trash resumes because the top teams have played so few games against opponents who have even remotely comparable talent. Also, fact is, it really is too early to truly know what these teams will become.

Maybe LSU is just really terrible and Mississippi State's win actually isn't a major one. Maybe Ohio State is way overrated, so big whoop Oklahoma. Beating Notre Dame on the...