The fine folks at Sports Illustrated have released their preseason top 25 poll for the upcoming college football season.
As you may expect, the defending national champion Ohio State Buckeyes top the list. The remainder of the top five is rounded out by the Auburn Tigers, TCU Horned Frogs, Notre Dame Fighting Irish and Alabama Crimson Tide.
Unlike most top 25 polls, Alabama and Auburn are the only SEC teams who earned spots in the top ten.
The full top 25 list can be seen below, with scouting reports for each team available here:
- Ohio State
- Notre Dame
- Michigan State
- Florida State
- Ole Miss
- Boise State
- Arizona State
- Georgia Tech
- Mississippi State
*Featured Photo (above) credit to USA TODAY Sports