The 2021 college football season is approaching.
This The coaching survey was released last week,as well as AP preseason top 25 released on Monday. Sports news released the top 25 preseason As early as spring. All three polls follow a similar pattern.
The top five are full of usual suspects. Alabama ranked first in all three polls. The defending national champion is looking for the seventh national champion under the leadership of Nick Saban.
Clemson ranked second in the coaching survey and the SN pre-season survey. The Tigers are looking to win the ACC championship for the seventh consecutive time under the leadership of coach Dabo Swinney. Oklahoma ranked second in the Associated Press poll. Under the leadership of Lincoln Riley, Sooners is seeking to win the Big 12 championship for the seventh consecutive time.
Ohio State University ranked 3rd in the SN pre-season survey. The Buckeyes are looking for them to win the top ten championships for the fifth time in a row. Georgia ranks 5th in all three polls.
Sports News carefully studied the top 25 APs, coaching surveys, and comprehensive surveys including the top 25 SN preseason:
Top 25 AP preseason
|rank||team||Points (1st vote)|
|6||Texas A&M University||1,223|
|12||the state of Wisconsin||743|
|15||University of Southern California||660|
|16||Louisiana State University||631|
|19||Pennsylvania State University||456|
|twenty two||Coastal North Carolina||232|
Other people who received votes: Oklahoma 107, Ole Miss 106, TCU 40, Liberty 36, Auburn 32, North Carolina 14, Michigan 12, Northwest 8, Boise 7, Nevada 7, Brigham Young 6, Ball State 6, Houston 5. Boston College 5, UCF 5, West Virginia 3, UAB 2, Army 2, University of California, Los Angeles 2
USA Today/Amway coach pre-season survey
|rank||team||Points (1st vote)|
|6||Texas A&M University||1,286|
|13||Louisiana State University||664|
|14||University of Southern California||655|
|15||the state of Wisconsin||654|
|20||Pennsylvania State University||422|
|twenty four||Coastal North Carolina||150|
|25||Become a Miss||149|
Get votes: Utah 145; Northwest 120; Arizona 90; Auburn 84; Liberty 68; Beew 53; TCU 48; Michigan 30; UCF 29; NC State 27; Boise State 27; Kentucky 20; San Jose State 18; Army 13 ; Virginia Tech 9; Missouri 8; UCLA 7; Tulsa 6; Pete 6; Boston College 6; Houston 5; Ball State 5; West Virginia State 4; SMU 4; Appalachian State 4; UAB 3; Arkansas 3; Nevada 2; Mississippi 2; Air Force 2; Stanford 1; Marshall 1; Florida 1; Calibration 1.
Top 25 comprehensive preseason
View AP, Coach, and SN polls in a composite manner. The school gets points based on the 1-25 ranking (the first place voted 25 points):
|6||Texas A&M University||6||6||7||59|
|13||Louisiana State University||16||13||11||38|
|14||University of Southern California||15||14||12||37|
|15||the state of Wisconsin||12||15||20||31|
|20||Pennsylvania State University||19||20||25||14|
|twenty one||Washington||20||twenty one||Do not||13|
|twenty two||Oklahoma||Do not||twenty two||17||11|
|twenty three||Coastal North Carolina||twenty two||twenty four||twenty three||9|
|24 (tons)||Louisiana||twenty three||twenty three||Do not||6|
|24 (tons)||Become a Miss||Do not||25||twenty one||6|
Other people who received votes: Auburn 4, Army 2, Utah 2, Arizona 1