Florida State improves two positions to No. 6 in poll

Florida State moved up two spots to No. 6 in both the AP and the USA Today coaches polls, and Florida gained two spots to No. 17 in the USA Today coaches poll on Sunday afternoon.

Miami moved up a spot to No. 13 in the AP poll and held firm at No. 14 in the coaches poll.

The Seminoles (5-0) are knocking on the top 5 after a 63-0 rout of Maryland in which Jameis Winston passed for career highs in passing yards (393) and passing touchdowns (five). Florida State has a bye week before facing No. 3 Clemson on Oct. 19.

Miami (5-0) bent on defense but pulled away to defeat Georgia Tech 45-30. Stephen Morris passes for three touchdowns for the Hurricanes, who now have a bye week.

Florida (4-1) dominated Arkansas 30-10 as Tyler Murphy had three passing touchdowns — two to Solomon Patton — in his first start at the Swamp. The Gators play at No. 11 LSU on Saturday.