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Our Top 25 ballots for this week

Brian and I have turned in our Top 25 ballots for this week's ESPN.com power rankings, and as always, we're letting you in on how we voted.

As a reminder, we will be using the BCS standings when listing a team's ranking for the rest of the season.

OK, let's get to those ballots.

Brian's Top 25

1. LSU

2. Alabama

3. Oklahoma

4. Boise State

5. Wisconsin

6. Oklahoma State

7. Stanford

8. Clemson

9. Oregon

10. Arkansas

11. Kansas State

12. South Carolina

13. Michigan State

14. West Virginia

15. Virginia Tech

16. Nebraska

17. Texas A&M

18. Auburn

19. Houston

20. Michigan

21. Georgia Tech

22. Notre Dame

23. Penn State

24. Illinois

25. Arizona State

Adam's Top 25

1. LSU

2. Oklahoma

3. Alabama

4. Boise State

5. Wisconsin

6. Oklahoma State

7. Stanford

8. Clemson

9. Oregon

10. Arkansas

11. Kansas State

12. Michigan State

13. West Virginia

14. South Carolina

15. Nebraska

16. Virginia Tech

17. Michigan

18. Auburn

19. Houston

20. Illinois

21. Georgia Tech

22. Texas A&M

23. Notre Dame

24. Penn State

25. Washington

Once again, our top 10 teams are virtually identical -- the No. 2 team being the only difference -- as there were no major upsets in Week 7. Not to speak for Brian, but Wisconsin certainly has a chance to move up in our rankings if it knocks off Michigan State in East Lansing. I'm a little higher on Michigan State than Brian, and I also have Nebraska one spot higher than he does. Michigan and Illinois both paid heavy prices in his rankings, and the Illini are now behind Penn State on his ballot. I didn't punish the Wolverines and Illini quite as severely, while Penn State returned to my ballot after improving to 6-1. Brian is much higher on 4-2 Texas A&M than I am, and we went with different Pac-12 teams (Washington for me, Arizona State for him) to round out our Top 25s.