Originally written on BlackSportsOnline  |  Last updated 11/7/14
No huge surprises here, as the 2-time defending national champion Alabama Crimson Tide are #1 in the preseason AP rankings. SEC dominance once again is highlighted as 5 teams in the top 10 reside in the South Eastern Conference. Rank Team Record Votes Previous 1 Alabama (58) 0-0 1,498 NR 2 Ohio State (1) 0-0 1,365 NR 3 Oregon 0-0 1,335 NR 4 Stanford 0-0 1,294 NR 5 Georgia (1) 0-0 1,249 NR 6 South Carolina 0-0 1,154 NR 7 Texas A&M 0-0 1,104 NR 8 Clemson 0-0 1,083 NR 9 Louisville 0-0 1,042 NR 10 Florida 0-0 894 NR 11 Florida State 0-0 845 NR 12 LSU 0-0 802 NR 13 Oklahoma State 0-0 755 NR 14 Notre Dame 0-0 748 NR 15 Texas 0-0 677 NR 16 Oklahoma 0-0 579 NR 17 Michigan 0-0 531 NR 18 Nebraska 0-0 382 NR 19 Boise State 0-0 328 NR 20 TCU 0-0 323 NR 21 UCLA 0-0 286 NR 22 Northwestern 0-0 199 NR 23 Wisconsin 0-0 185 NR 24 USC 0-0 134 NR 25 Oregon State 0-0 129 NR  
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