Pat CaputoThe Oakland Press (Pontiac, MI)
Twitter: @patcaputo98
About: Pat Caputo is a sports columnist for The Oakland Press. Caputo covered the Tigers from 1986-98, and Lions from 1998-2002 for The Oakland Press before becoming a columnist. Caputo was raised in Birmingham and played baseball and football at Groves High School. His photograph playing high school sports appeared in The Oakland Press. He has won numerous writing awards, including first place in column writing from the Michigan Associated Press and the Michigan Press Association, and from the Detroit Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. He has been named among the Top Ten sports columnists in the nation by the Associated Press Sports Editors (APSE), and has won honors in four of the APSE's six national award categories. He has garnered top national honors for his column writing and sports writing from the Local Media Association. Caputo, who has resided in Oakland County since he was nine years old, currently lives in Lake Orion. Caputo has a radio show weeknights and weekends on 97.1 FM, The Ticket, which is the flagship station for the Tigers, Lions and Red Wings. He also appears regularly on FOX 2 television on "SportsWorks."

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Nov 6, 2016Week 11 Rankings for Pat Caputo
1Alabama (60)
9-0Actual: 1
Highest: 1 - 60 Voters
Lowest: 2 - Scott Wolf
1524
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2Michigan (1)
9-0Actual: 2
Highest: 1 - Scott Wolf
Lowest: 4 - 4 Voters
1432
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3Washington
9-0Actual: 4
Highest: 2 - 7 Voters
Lowest: 5 - 5 Voters
1364
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4Clemson
9-0Actual: 3
Highest: 2 - 22 Voters
Lowest: 4 - 17 Voters
1408
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5Louisville
8-1Actual: 5
Highest: 3 - Ed Johnson
Lowest: 8 - Jon Wilner
1255
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6Ohio State
8-1Actual: 6
Highest: 4 - 3 Voters
Lowest: 8 - Josh Kendall
1245
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7Wisconsin
7-2Actual: 7
Highest: 5 - Josh Kendall
Lowest: 10 - Mike Barber
1159
Points
8Auburn
7-2Actual: 8
Highest: 7 - 4 Voters
Lowest: 11 - Matt Charboneau
1081
Points
9Oklahoma
7-2Actual: 9
Highest: 8 - 15 Voters
Lowest: 16 - 2 Voters
996
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10Colorado
7-2Actual: 16
Highest: 10 - 3 Voters
Lowest: NR - Kirk Bohls
550
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11Penn State
7-2Actual: 12
Highest: 7 - Josh Kendall
Lowest: 23 - 2 Voters
752
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12Washington State
7-2Actual: 23
Highest: 11 - Rob Long
Lowest: NR - 7 Voters
305
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13Florida State
6-3Actual: 20
Highest: 9 - 2 Voters
Lowest: NR - 4 Voters
450
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14Texas A&M
7-2Actual: 10
Highest: 8 - Jerry DiPaola
Lowest: 19 - Michael Bonner
820
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15Florida
6-2Actual: 22
Highest: 9 - Adam Zucker
Lowest: NR - 4 Voters
390
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16West Virginia
7-1Actual: 11
Highest: 8 - Mike Barber
Lowest: NR - Josh Kendall
805
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17LSU
5-3Actual: 19
Highest: 10 - Jason Galloway
Lowest: NR - 5 Voters
454
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18Western Michigan
9-0Actual: 14
Highest: 10 - Keith Sargeant
Lowest: 25 - Tom Murphy
583
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19Utah
7-2Actual: 13
Highest: 10 - 4 Voters
Lowest: 24 - Garry Smits
686
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20Oklahoma State
7-2Actual: 17
Highest: 9 - Robert Gagliardi
Lowest: NR - Garry Smits
516
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21Virginia Tech
7-2Actual: 18
Highest: 11 - Ross Dellenger
Lowest: NR - 3 Voters
479
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22North Carolina
7-2Actual: 15
Highest: 9 - Sam McKewon
Lowest: NR - Brett McMurphy
559
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23Nebraska
7-2Actual: 21
Highest: 12 - 3 Voters
Lowest: NR - 4 Voters
434
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24USC
6-3Actual: 26
Highest: 14 - Jeff Miller
Lowest: NR - 45 Voters
76
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25San Diego State
8-1Actual: 28
Highest: 21 - Garry Smits
Lowest: NR - 40 Voters
38
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