BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) -- It's poll season and the Boise State Broncos are once again in the mix.
On Thursday, BSU was ranked No. 19 in the initial release of the USA Today Coaches' Poll. Boise State has been ranked in the debut release of the poll in each of the last five seasons. Last year, the Broncos came in at No. 22.
The Crimson Tide of Alabama are ranked No. 1.
Last week, Boise State was predicted to win the Mountain West Football Mountain Division in 2013 by members of the media.
After going 11-2 and capturing a share of the MW Championship in 2012, Boise State finished the season ranked No. 14 in the Coaches' Poll.