It's a bird, it's a plane ... no, it's Knowshon Moreno (149 rushing yards, 2 TDs) flying through air in the Bulldogs' rare road victory away from the southeast. In fact, this game represented UGA's first voyage to the West Coast since 1960.
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No. 4 Florida 30, Tennessee 6
Tim Tebow only registered 122 yards of total offense (96 passing) but threw two crucial touchdowns in No. 4 Florida's convincing road romp of Tennessee.
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No. 5 Missouri 42, Buffalo 21
Chase Daniel was the model of extreme efficiency on Saturday, completing 36-of-43 passes for 439 yards and two TDs in No. 5 Mizzou's home win against Buffalo.
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No. 6 LSU 26, No. 10 Auburn 21
LSU safety Harry Coleman rejoices after his team's narrow win over rival Auburn. The purple-and-gold Tigers can now revel in that the Auburn-LSU winner usually advances to the SEC title game in December.
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No. 7 Texas 52, Rice 10
Colt McCoy did everything on Saturday short of catching passes and kicking field goals. The junior quarterback passed for 329 yards and 4 TDs and then ran for 83 yards (on only eight carries) and another score.
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No. 9 Alabama 49, Arkansas 14
The future is now in Tuscaloosa, apparently. Julio Jones (25-yard TD catch) was one of six non-seniors to score at least one touchdown for the young, but dominant Crimson Tide.
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No. 11 Texas Tech 56, Massachusetts 14
It was just another day at the office for the high-octane Red Raiders, or point-a-minutemen. Led by Shannon Woods (161 total yards, 3 TDs), 4-0 Texas Tech now gets two weeks to prepare for its Big 12 opener against Kansas State.
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No. 12 South Florida 17, Florida International 9
South Florida is almost out of the woods with its nonconference slate. Matt Grothe (136 passing yards) and Bulls got all they could handle from the winless Golden Panthers. Next up for USF ... upset-minded North Carolina State.
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No. 13 Ohio State 28, Troy 10
Terrelle Pryor's breakout party may have come against Troy -- and not the Men of Troy, aka USC -- but the heralded freshman nonetheless threw 4 TDs in the Buckeyes' final Big Ten tuneup.
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No. 14 BYU 44, Wyoming 0
Not bad for a school with an offensive heritage as rich as the day is long, eh? Scott Johnson (above) and the Cougars posted back-to-back shutouts against UCLA and Wyoming, en route to their NCAA-high 14th consecutive victory.
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N.C. State 30, No. 15 East Carolina 24 (OT)
With a golden chance to bust an intrastate rival's BCS chances, George Bryan (58 receiving yards and 1 TD) and the Wolfpack rose to the challenge of toppling East Carolina, this year's football version of Cinderella.
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No. 16 Penn State 45, Temple 3
While Ohio State grabs all the Big Ten headlines, the silent, but deadly Nittany Lions continue to steamroll opponents before the conference season begins. Next up for Daryll Clark (196 yards passing, 2 TDs) and Penn State: a home date with Illinois.
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Boise State 37, No. 17 Oregon 32
QB Kellen Moore (left) and Ian Johnson accounted for four touchdowns in the Broncos' road upset in Eugene, Ore. With the victory, Boise State can expect its own bump into the top 25.
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No. 19 Kansas 38, Sam Houston State 14
The Jayhawks' easy home win served two purposes: It allowed them to right the ship after a tough loss to South Florida, and it gave Todd Reesing (356 passing yards, 2 TDs) and Co. a nice tuneup before the Big 12 season begins in two weeks.
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No. 20 Utah 30, Air Force 23
It wasn't always pretty, and it certainly didn't come easy ... but Darrell Mack (left) and the Utes still lay claim to being undefeated and still hold out hopes of playing BYU for a BCS play-in game in November. On the day, Mack rushed for 101 yards and three touchdowns.
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Colorado 17, No. 21 West Virginia 14 (OT)
The Fiesta Bowl rout of Oklahoma must seem like years ago to the struggling Mountaineers, especially after the overtime loss to another Big 12 foe. In defeat, QB Pat White rushed for 148 yards and two scores.
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No. 23 Clemson 54, South Carolina State 0
James Davis, one-half of the Tigers' amazing 1-2 RB punch, ran for 95 yards and three touchdowns in his team's easy home rout -- sandwiched between two ACC games (N.C. State last week; Maryland next Saturday).
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No. 25 Fresno State 55, Toledo 54 (2OT)
Ryan Mathews (21) gained 87 tough yards against the Rockets on Saturday night. But it was worth it: FSU left the famed Glass Bowl with a memorable double-OT victory.
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