The Tide #1 in Preseason AP Poll

The Alabama Crimson Tide begin where they finished last season. #1. Alabama tops the Preseason AP top 25, garnering 58 of a possible 60 first place votes. 6 SEC teams are in the top 12.

1. Alabama (58)
2. Ohio State (1)
3. Oregon
4. Stanford
5. Georgia (1)
6. South Carolina
7. Texas A&M
8. Clemson
9. Louisville
10. Florida
11. Florida State
12. LSU
13. Oklahoma State
14. Notre Dame
15. Texas
16. Oklahoma
17. Michigan
18. Nebraska
19. Boise State
20. TCU
21. UCLA
22. Northwestern
23. Wisconsin
24. Southern Cal
25. Oregon State