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The Undefeated: Biggest matchups from college football's kickoff weekend as told through Marvel Comics
Comics can help explain some of the weekend's powerhouse matchups, including Alabama's mega-tilt with Florida State in Atlanta.
USC quarterback Sam Darnold and Penn State running back Saquon Barkley put on a show at the Rose Bowl last season. They highlight the first preseason All-American team in the history of The Associated Press.
The Sunshine State has, by far, the most ESPN 300 players. With the three in-state powers recruiting at an elite level, and countless out-of state threats, it'll be an epic race to signing day for the Gators, Noles and Hurricanes.
Jim McElwain's Gators and Mark Richt's Hurricanes are chasing Jimbo Fisher and the Seminoles, but things just got a lot more interesting with Lane Kiffin and Charlie Strong entering the picture.
Right off the bat, by virtue of next weekend's mega-tilt in Atlanta, Florida State could be playing from behind, with little margin for error, in its quest for a CFP berth.
Chris Low went behind the scenes at preseason camps for USC, Florida State, Alabama, Penn State and Ohio State. Here's what he saw, heard and discovered about each team.
The Crimson Tide are ranked No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason Top 25, released Monday. Alabama received 52 of the 61 first-place votes.
Early action in Atlanta
Alabama and Florida State will open their seasons against each other in a marquee matchup featuring two of the top three teams in college football's preseason rankings.
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14 days until the first Thursday of College Football Season. Florida State won at least 10 games for 14 straight seasons from 1987 to 2000, the longest streak by any team since major classification began in 1937. Alabama has the longest active streak with 9.
Florida State coaches and players are putting in reps every day on the practice field and in the film room to get ready for their top-five matchup with Alabama on Sept. 2. Go behind the scenes to see what those dog days of summer have been like.
Before conversations with Alabama's Nick Saban and Duke's David Cutcliffe, Peter Burns, Ivan Maisel and Heather Dinich remember Frank Broyles, debate the toughest divisions in college football and much more.
Francois led all freshman quarterbacks in 2016 with 3,350 yards passing, but what made his season even more impressive was the way he kept getting up after taking hit after hit.
Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer
The ESPN Junior 300 was released on Monday with California defensive end Kayvon Thibodeaux ranked No. 1 overall. Thibodeaux is uncommitted, but plenty of the other ESPN Jr. 300 prospects have already made their choice, getting a few schools off to a fast start.
Chris Low ESPN Senior Staff Writer
Losing a talent like Dalvin Cook is always a blow, but don't feel sorry for Florida State at the running back position. The FSU coaches told ESPN they wouldn't trade this freshmen group of RBs with anybody. Cam Akers, Khalan Laborn and Zaquandre White have all looked great this preseason.
Seminoles ready to steal the crown?
Clemson (2011, '15, '16) and Florida State ('12, '13, '14) have combined to win the last six ACC titles. Though Miami is also in the mix, ESPN's FPI likes that streak to continue, giving the Seminoles an edge over the defending national champions.