Sporting News Updated Its College Football Preseason Top 25

first_imga closeup of clemson quarterback trevor lawrenceARLINGTON, TEXAS – DECEMBER 29: Trevor Lawrence #16 of the Clemson Tigers looks on before the game against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish during the College Football Playoff Semifinal Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic at AT&T Stadium on December 29, 2018 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)The official Associated Press college football preseason top 25 poll will be released later this month.In the meantime, media outlets are updating their college football preseason top 25 polls heading into the season.Sporting News has updated its preseason top 25 poll.Alabama, not Clemson, is No. 1 in the poll.Here’s the top 10:AlabamaClemsonGeorgiaOhio StateOklahomaTexasLSUFloridaNotre DameMichiganClemson is the near-unanimous preseason No. 1 in most polls, so having Alabama at No. 1 here is a bit of a surprise.It’s hard to argue against what Nick Saban is bringing back, though.You can view the full poll here.last_img read more