Nick Saben

Alabama is at the top  of the preseason Top-25 Coaches' Poll.  The Crimson Tide received 49 of the 65 first-place votes to earn the top spot.  Ohio State is second,  followed by Florida State, USC and defending national champion Clemson.   Penn State, Washington, Oklahoma, Michigan and Wisconsin round out the top-10.

Texas came in at #23.

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