Which college football teams are hot right now?

There’s been a lot of hype around Michigan State and Notre Dame heading into their season.

But the Spartans and Irish have both struggled in recent weeks, while the Spartans are also coming off a blowout loss at the hands of Penn State.

Here are the top 5 teams right now.

1.

Michigan State Spartans Last week: 3.4 | Record: 10-0 | PPG: 16.8 | Def.

RPI: 2.9 | Adj.

Points Per Game: 1.55 | Avg.

Net Rating: +0.7 | ESPN Stats & Info ranking Michigan State won the Big Ten East for the first time since 2010 and now holds a commanding 3-0 conference lead over Ohio State and Penn State in the conference.

The Spartans have dominated the Big 10 West, outscoring their opponents by an average of 9.1 points per game.

The Big Ten West is in a dead heat with Michigan State in third place and Notre-Dame in sixth, with Penn State and Michigan ranked second and third respectively.

Michigan is playing a much more balanced schedule this season, having won nine of its last 10 games.

The Wolverines are also on the road against Ohio State, Ohio State’s best nonconference opponent, as well as the Buckeyes’ biggest opponent.

With Michigan State, Notre Dame and Penn St. coming to Ann Arbor, the Spartans should be a favorite for a national title.

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Ohio State Buckeyes Last Week: 2 | Record, RPI and Adj.: 10-1 | Ppg: 19.4

There’s been a lot of hype around Michigan State and Notre Dame heading into their season.But the Spartans and Irish…