Ballots for final coaches' poll won't be released

Updated: November 16, 2004, 8:12 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- The final coaches' vote before the FedEx Orange Bowl will stay a secret ballot.

Despite some calls to make their picks public, the 61 college football coaches who vote in the ESPN/USA Today coaches' poll decided not to release their choices at the end of the regular season.

Grant Teaff, executive director of the American Football Coaches Association, surveyed the 61 coaches earlier this month. He said it was a split opinion -- about 31-30 against.

"There was not a ...

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