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National Champions: Ohio State (FWAA, UPI), Auburn (AP)

Heisman Memorial Trophy: John David Crow (Texas A&M)
FWAA Coach of the Year Award: Woody Hayes (Ohio State)

AP Preseason #1: Oklahoma ▪ AP Final #1: Auburn

AP Polls

Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
1 Preseason 1 Oklahoma NA Big 7
1 Preseason 2 Texas A&M NA SWC
1 Preseason 3 Michigan State NA Big Ten
1 Preseason 4 Minnesota NA Big Ten
1 Preseason 5 Tennessee NA SEC
1 Preseason 6 Michigan NA Big Ten
1 Preseason 7 Baylor NA SWC
1 Preseason 8 Pittsburgh NA Ind
1 Preseason 9 Iowa NA Big Ten
1 Preseason 10 Duke NA ACC
1 Preseason 11 Georgia Tech NA SEC
1 Preseason 12 Navy NA Ind
1 Preseason 13 Oregon State NA PCC
1 Preseason 14 Miami (FL) NA Ind
1 Preseason 15 Auburn NA SEC
1 Preseason 16 Penn State NA Ind
1 Preseason 17 Ohio State NA Big Ten
1 Preseason 18 Notre Dame NA Ind
1 Preseason 19 Southern California NA PCC
1 Preseason 20 Kentucky NA SEC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
2 1957-09-23 1 Oklahoma (1-0-0) 1 NC Big 7
2 1957-09-23 2 Texas A&M (1-0-0) 2 NC SWC
2 1957-09-23 3 Georgia Tech (1-0-0) 11 Up 8 SEC
2 1957-09-23 4 Michigan State 3 Down 1 Big Ten
2 1957-09-23 5 Navy (1-0-0) 12 Up 7 Ind
2 1957-09-23 6 Minnesota 4 Down 2 Big Ten
2 1957-09-23 7 Duke (1-0-0) 10 Up 3 ACC
2 1957-09-23 8 Tennessee 5 Down 3 SEC
2 1957-09-23 9 Oregon State (1-0-0) 13 Up 4 PCC
2 1957-09-23 10 Michigan 6 Down 4 Big Ten
2 1957-09-23 11 Baylor (1-0-0) 7 Down 4 SWC
2 1957-09-23 12 Iowa 9 Down 3 Big Ten
2 1957-09-23 13 Texas (1-0-0) Up  SWC
2 1957-09-23 14 Houston (1-0-0) Up  MVC
2 1957-09-23 15 Southern Methodist (1-0-0) Up  SWC
2 1957-09-23 16 Pittsburgh (0-1-0) 8 Down 8 Ind
2 1957-09-23 16 Stanford (1-0-0) Up  PCC
2 1957-09-23 18 Rice (1-0-0) Up  SWC
2 1957-09-23 19 Penn State 16 Down 3 Ind
2 1957-09-23 19 Mississippi (1-0-0) Up  SEC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
3 1957-09-30 1 Oklahoma (1-0-0) 1 NC Big 7
3 1957-09-30 2 Michigan State (1-0-0) 4 Up 2 Big Ten
3 1957-09-30 3 Minnesota (1-0-0) 6 Up 3 Big Ten
3 1957-09-30 4 Duke (2-0-0) 7 Up 3 ACC
3 1957-09-30 5 Texas A&M (2-0-0) 2 Down 3 SWC
3 1957-09-30 6 Navy (2-0-0) 5 Down 1 Ind
3 1957-09-30 7 Auburn (1-0-0) Up  SEC
3 1957-09-30 8 Iowa (1-0-0) 12 Up 4 Big Ten
3 1957-09-30 9 Oregon State (2-0-0) 9 NC PCC
3 1957-09-30 10 Michigan (1-0-0) 10 NC Big Ten
3 1957-09-30 11 Baylor (2-0-0) 11 NC SWC
3 1957-09-30 12 Army (1-0-0) Up  Ind
3 1957-09-30 13 North Carolina State (2-0-0) Up  ACC
3 1957-09-30 14 Georgia Tech (1-0-1) 3 Down 11 SEC
3 1957-09-30 15 Mississippi (2-0-0) 19 Up 4 SEC
3 1957-09-30 16 Notre Dame (1-0-0) Up  Ind
3 1957-09-30 17 Stanford (2-0-0) 16 Down 1 PCC
3 1957-09-30 18 Texas Christian (1-0-1) Up  SWC
3 1957-09-30 19 UCLA (2-0-0) Up  PCC
3 1957-09-30 20 Texas (2-0-0) 13 Down 7 SWC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
4 1957-10-07 1 Oklahoma (2-0-0) 1 NC Big 7
4 1957-10-07 2 Michigan State (2-0-0) 2 NC Big Ten
4 1957-10-07 3 Texas A&M (3-0-0) 5 Up 2 SWC
4 1957-10-07 4 Minnesota (2-0-0) 3 Down 1 Big Ten
4 1957-10-07 5 Duke (3-0-0) 4 Down 1 ACC
4 1957-10-07 6 Michigan (2-0-0) 10 Up 4 Big Ten
4 1957-10-07 7 Oregon State (3-0-0) 9 Up 2 PCC
4 1957-10-07 8 Iowa (2-0-0) 8 NC Big Ten
4 1957-10-07 9 Auburn (2-0-0) 7 Down 2 SEC
4 1957-10-07 10 Army (2-0-0) 12 Up 2 Ind
4 1957-10-07 11 Arkansas (3-0-0) Up  SWC
4 1957-10-07 12 Notre Dame (2-0-0) 16 Up 4 Ind
4 1957-10-07 13 North Carolina State (3-0-0) 13 NC ACC
4 1957-10-07 14 Mississippi (3-0-0) 15 Up 1 SEC
4 1957-10-07 15 Rice (2-0-0) Up  SWC
4 1957-10-07 16 Wisconsin (2-0-0) Up  Big Ten
4 1957-10-07 17 Georgia Tech (1-0-1) 14 Down 3 SEC
4 1957-10-07 18 North Carolina (2-1-0) Up  ACC
4 1957-10-07 19 Tennessee (1-1-0) Up  SEC
4 1957-10-07 20 Pittsburgh (2-1-0) Up  Ind
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
5 1957-10-14 1 Michigan State (3-0-0) 2 Up 1 Big Ten
5 1957-10-14 2 Oklahoma (3-0-0) 1 Down 1 Big 7
5 1957-10-14 3 Texas A&M (4-0-0) 3 NC SWC
5 1957-10-14 4 Minnesota (3-0-0) 4 NC Big Ten
5 1957-10-14 5 Duke (4-0-0) 5 NC ACC
5 1957-10-14 6 Iowa (3-0-0) 8 Up 2 Big Ten
5 1957-10-14 7 Oregon State (4-0-0) 7 NC PCC
5 1957-10-14 8 Notre Dame (3-0-0) 12 Up 4 Ind
5 1957-10-14 9 Auburn (3-0-0) 9 NC SEC
5 1957-10-14 10 Arkansas (4-0-0) 11 Up 1 SWC
5 1957-10-14 11 Mississippi (4-0-0) 14 Up 3 SEC
5 1957-10-14 12 North Carolina State (4-0-0) 13 Up 1 ACC
5 1957-10-14 13 Wisconsin (3-0-0) 16 Up 3 Big Ten
5 1957-10-14 14 North Carolina (3-1-0) 18 Up 4 ACC
5 1957-10-14 15 Navy (3-1-0) Up  Ind
5 1957-10-14 16 Pittsburgh (3-1-0) 20 Up 4 Ind
5 1957-10-14 17 Louisiana State (3-1-0) Up  SEC
5 1957-10-14 18 Michigan (2-1-0) 6 Down 12 Big Ten
5 1957-10-14 19 Washington State (3-1-0) Up  PCC
5 1957-10-14 19 Rice (2-1-0) 15 Down 4 SWC
5 1957-10-14 19 Army (2-1-0) 10 Down 9 Ind
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
6 1957-10-21 1 Oklahoma (4-0-0) 2 Up 1 Big 7
6 1957-10-21 2 Texas A&M (5-0-0) 3 Up 1 SWC
6 1957-10-21 3 Iowa (4-0-0) 6 Up 3 Big Ten
6 1957-10-21 4 Duke (5-0-0) 5 Up 1 ACC
6 1957-10-21 5 Auburn (4-0-0) 9 Up 4 SEC
6 1957-10-21 6 Mississippi (5-0-0) 11 Up 5 SEC
6 1957-10-21 7 Notre Dame (3-0-0) 8 Up 1 Ind
6 1957-10-21 8 Michigan State (3-1-0) 1 Down 7 Big Ten
6 1957-10-21 9 Army (3-1-0) 19 Up 10 Ind
6 1957-10-21 10 Louisiana State (4-1-0) 17 Up 7 SEC
6 1957-10-21 11 North Carolina State (4-0-1) 12 Up 1 ACC
6 1957-10-21 12 Ohio State (3-1-0) Up  Big Ten
6 1957-10-21 13 Rice (3-1-0) 19 Up 6 SWC
6 1957-10-21 14 Minnesota (3-1-0) 4 Down 10 Big Ten
6 1957-10-21 15 UCLA (4-1-0) Up  PCC
6 1957-10-21 16 Illinois (2-2-0) Up  Big Ten
6 1957-10-21 16 Navy (4-1-0) 15 Down 1 Ind
6 1957-10-21 18 Oregon (4-1-0) Up  PCC
6 1957-10-21 19 Texas (3-2-0) Up  SWC
6 1957-10-21 20 Michigan (3-1-0) 18 Down 2 Big Ten
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
7 1957-10-28 1 Texas A&M (6-0-0) 2 Up 1 SWC
7 1957-10-28 2 Oklahoma (5-0-0) 1 Down 1 Big 7
7 1957-10-28 3 Iowa (5-0-0) 3 NC Big Ten
7 1957-10-28 4 Auburn (5-0-0) 5 Up 1 SEC
7 1957-10-28 5 Notre Dame (4-0-0) 7 Up 2 Ind
7 1957-10-28 6 Michigan State (4-1-0) 8 Up 2 Big Ten
7 1957-10-28 7 Duke (5-0-1) 4 Down 3 ACC
7 1957-10-28 8 Ohio State (4-1-0) 12 Up 4 Big Ten
7 1957-10-28 9 Army (4-1-0) 9 NC Ind
7 1957-10-28 10 North Carolina State (4-0-2) 11 Up 1 ACC
7 1957-10-28 11 Arkansas (5-1-0) Up  SWC
7 1957-10-28 12 Michigan (4-1-0) 20 Up 8 Big Ten
7 1957-10-28 13 Texas (4-2-0) 19 Up 6 SWC
7 1957-10-28 14 Mississippi (5-1-0) 6 Down 8 SEC
7 1957-10-28 15 Oregon (5-1-0) 18 Up 3 PCC
7 1957-10-28 16 Navy (5-1-0) 16 NC Ind
7 1957-10-28 17 Tennessee (4-1-0) Up  SEC
7 1957-10-28 18 Colorado (3-2-1) Up  Big 7
7 1957-10-28 19 Florida (3-1-0) Up  SEC
7 1957-10-28 20 Dartmouth (5-0-0) Up  Ivy
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
8 1957-11-04 1 Texas A&M (7-0-0) 1 NC SWC
8 1957-11-04 2 Oklahoma (6-0-0) 2 NC Big 7
8 1957-11-04 3 Auburn (6-0-0) 4 Up 1 SEC
8 1957-11-04 4 Michigan State (5-1-0) 6 Up 2 Big Ten
8 1957-11-04 5 Iowa (5-0-1) 3 Down 2 Big Ten
8 1957-11-04 6 Ohio State (5-1-0) 8 Up 2 Big Ten
8 1957-11-04 7 Navy (6-1-0) 16 Up 9 Ind
8 1957-11-04 8 Army (5-1-0) 9 Up 1 Ind
8 1957-11-04 9 Tennessee (5-1-0) 17 Up 8 SEC
8 1957-11-04 10 North Carolina State (5-0-2) 10 NC ACC
8 1957-11-04 11 Michigan (4-1-1) 12 Up 1 Big Ten
8 1957-11-04 12 Arkansas (5-2-0) 11 Down 1 SWC
8 1957-11-04 13 Oregon (6-1-0) 15 Up 2 PCC
8 1957-11-04 14 Mississippi (6-1-0) 14 NC SEC
8 1957-11-04 15 Notre Dame (4-1-0) 5 Down 10 Ind
8 1957-11-04 16 Duke (5-1-1) 7 Down 9 ACC
8 1957-11-04 17 Mississippi State (5-1-0) Up  SEC
8 1957-11-04 18 Georgia Tech (3-2-1) Up  SEC
8 1957-11-04 19 Missouri (5-1-1) Up  Big 7
8 1957-11-04 20 Virginia Military Institute (6-0-1) Up  Southern
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
9 1957-11-11 1 Texas A&M (8-0-0) 1 NC SWC
9 1957-11-11 2 Oklahoma (7-0-0) 2 NC Big 7
9 1957-11-11 3 Auburn (7-0-0) 3 NC SEC
9 1957-11-11 4 Michigan State (6-1-0) 4 NC Big Ten
9 1957-11-11 5 Iowa (6-0-1) 5 NC Big Ten
9 1957-11-11 6 Ohio State (6-1-0) 6 NC Big Ten
9 1957-11-11 7 Tennessee (6-1-0) 9 Up 2 SEC
9 1957-11-11 8 Mississippi (7-1-0) 14 Up 6 SEC
9 1957-11-11 9 Navy (6-1-1) 7 Down 2 Ind
9 1957-11-11 10 Army (6-1-0) 8 Down 2 Ind
9 1957-11-11 11 Duke (5-1-2) 16 Up 5 ACC
9 1957-11-11 12 Mississippi State (5-2-0) 17 Up 5 SEC
9 1957-11-11 13 Virginia Military Institute (7-0-1) 20 Up 7 Southern
9 1957-11-11 14 Clemson (5-2-0) Up  ACC
9 1957-11-11 15 Illinois (3-4-0) Up  Big Ten
9 1957-11-11 16 Oregon (6-2-0) 13 Down 3 PCC
9 1957-11-11 17 Texas Christian (4-2-1) Up  SWC
9 1957-11-11 18 Michigan (4-2-1) 11 Down 7 Big Ten
9 1957-11-11 19 North Carolina State (5-1-2) 10 Down 9 ACC
9 1957-11-11 20 Rice (4-3-0) Up  SWC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
10 1957-11-18 1 Michigan State (7-1-0) 4 Up 3 Big Ten
10 1957-11-18 2 Auburn (8-0-0) 3 Up 1 SEC
10 1957-11-18 3 Ohio State (7-1-0) 6 Up 3 Big Ten
10 1957-11-18 4 Texas A&M (8-1-0) 1 Down 3 SWC
10 1957-11-18 5 Mississippi (8-1-0) 8 Up 3 SEC
10 1957-11-18 6 Oklahoma (7-1-0) 2 Down 4 Big 7
10 1957-11-18 7 Navy (7-1-1) 9 Up 2 Ind
10 1957-11-18 8 Iowa (6-1-1) 5 Down 3 Big Ten
10 1957-11-18 9 Notre Dame (5-2-0) Up  Ind
10 1957-11-18 10 Army (7-1-0) 10 NC Ind
10 1957-11-18 11 Duke (6-1-2) 11 NC ACC
10 1957-11-18 12 Tennessee (6-2-0) 7 Down 5 SEC
10 1957-11-18 13 Rice (5-3-0) 20 Up 7 SWC
10 1957-11-18 14 Mississippi State (6-2-0) 12 Down 2 SEC
10 1957-11-18 15 Oregon (7-2-0) 16 Up 1 PCC
10 1957-11-18 16 Virginia Military Institute (8-0-1) 13 Down 3 Southern
10 1957-11-18 17 Arizona State (8-0-0) Up  BIAA
10 1957-11-18 18 Wisconsin (5-3-0) Up  Big Ten
10 1957-11-18 19 Michigan (5-2-1) 18 Down 1 Big Ten
10 1957-11-18 20 North Carolina State (6-1-2) 19 Down 1 ACC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
11 1957-11-25 1 Auburn (9-0-0) 2 Up 1 SEC
11 1957-11-25 2 Ohio State (8-1-0) 3 Up 1 Big Ten
11 1957-11-25 3 Michigan State (8-1-0) 1 Down 2 Big Ten
11 1957-11-25 4 Texas A&M (8-1-0) 4 NC SWC
11 1957-11-25 5 Oklahoma (8-1-0) 6 Up 1 Big 7
11 1957-11-25 6 Iowa (7-1-1) 8 Up 2 Big Ten
11 1957-11-25 7 Mississippi (8-1-0) 5 Down 2 SEC
11 1957-11-25 8 Navy (7-1-1) 7 Down 1 Ind
11 1957-11-25 9 Rice (6-3-0) 13 Up 4 SWC
11 1957-11-25 10 Army (7-1-0) 10 NC Ind
11 1957-11-25 11 Arizona State (9-0-0) 17 Up 6 BIAA
11 1957-11-25 12 Notre Dame (5-3-0) 9 Down 3 Ind
11 1957-11-25 13 Mississippi State (6-2-0) 14 Up 1 SEC
11 1957-11-25 14 Wisconsin (6-3-0) 18 Up 4 Big Ten
11 1957-11-25 15 North Carolina State (7-1-2) 20 Up 5 ACC
11 1957-11-25 16 Duke (6-2-2) 11 Down 5 ACC
11 1957-11-25 17 Virginia Military Institute (8-0-1) 16 Down 1 Southern
11 1957-11-25 18 Tennessee (6-3-0) 12 Down 6 SEC
11 1957-11-25 19 Oregon State (8-2-0) Up  PCC
11 1957-11-25 20 Florida (5-2-1) Up  SEC
Wk Date Rk School Prev Chng Conf
12 Final 1 Auburn 1 NC SEC
12 Final 2 Ohio State 2 NC Big Ten
12 Final 3 Michigan State 3 NC Big Ten
12 Final 4 Oklahoma 5 Up 1 Big 7
12 Final 5 Navy 8 Up 3 Ind
12 Final 6 Iowa 6 NC Big Ten
12 Final 7 Mississippi 7 NC SEC
12 Final 8 Rice 9 Up 1 SWC
12 Final 9 Texas A&M 4 Down 5 SWC
12 Final 10 Notre Dame 12 Up 2 Ind
12 Final 11 Texas Up  SWC
12 Final 12 Arizona State 11 Down 1 BIAA
12 Final 13 Tennessee 18 Up 5 SEC
12 Final 14 Mississippi State 13 Down 1 SEC
12 Final 15 North Carolina State 15 NC ACC
12 Final 16 Duke 16 NC ACC
12 Final 17 Florida 20 Up 3 SEC
12 Final 18 Army 10 Down 8 Ind
12 Final 19 Wisconsin 14 Down 5 Big Ten
12 Final 20 Virginia Military Institute 17 Down 3 Southern