But other factors are likely to keep the rankings somewhat fluid in very subtle ways. If your team played against a team who is in the playoffs, their success will nudge your rankings up. But if they are upset in early postseason play, your team may take an additional slight hit in the rankings.
This is all the more reason to cheer on your opponents. It is in your best interest if the team who embarrassed you is a champion rather than a 'flash in the pan' of whom folks will say; "How did they ever beat your team?
We will continue weekly updates through the end of the month, culminating with a national championship announcement.