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Which teams will have the best DBs in 2018?

Good luck throwing on the Michigan Wolverines this season -- they are No. 1 on the top 15 defensive back rankings.

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Which teams will have the best special teams in 2018?

A pair of Pac-12 schools have the top special-teams units in the country, but what other schools fill out the top 15?

Top players in 2018

Who will be the nation's top QB in 2018?

Everything starts and ends with the quarterback. A quarterback can make or break a team, but these passers are sure to light up the gridiron this fall.

Who will be the nation's best pass-rusher in 2018?

Nick Bosa and Clelin Ferrell put backfields on notice, making their presence known by pressuring passers, and 2018 should be much of the same.

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Players in the SEC you need to know

SEC Nation takes a look at the players who are ready to make the biggest impacts for their respective teams this upcoming season.

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Preseason All-SEC picks: Offense

SEC Nation's Greg McElroy and Marcus Spears make their picks on which names to watch on the offensive side of the ball in the SEC.

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Coaches helping strengthen the conference

SEC Nation's Greg McElroy and David Pollack discuss Jimbo Fisher's potential impact at Texas A&M and whether the SEC East is closing the gap on the SEC West.

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State of the program around the SEC

SEC Nation talks about what the coaches at Tennessee, LSU and Texas A&M need to show this season.

6:54

Florida

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Tebow loves the positive approach by Mullen

Tim Tebow joins SEC Nation to discuss his expectations for Florida head coach Dan Mullen and the Alabama quarterback competition.

7:27

Alabama

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Who gives the Crimson Tide the best chance to win?

SEC Nation breaks down the quarterback battle at Alabama between Jalen Hurts and Tua Tagovailoa.

5:21

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Preseason All-SEC picks: Defense

SEC Nation's Greg McElroy and Marcus Spears make their picks on which names to watch on the defensive side of the ball in the SEC.

4:52

Auburn

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Malzahn: 'We're going to run the football'

SEC Nation joins Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn to discuss the upcoming schedule and what the Tigers' offense may look like this season.

5:31

LSU

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Bad season would be problematic for Orgeron

Paul Finebaum explains why LSU coach Ed Orgeron may be feeling the hot seat this season.

0:50

Wisconsin

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Matich fishes with Wisconsin's offensive line

Trevor Matich chats and breaks down film with the Badgers offensive line while fishing.

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Watch the ESPYS for the presentation of this year's Capital One Cup

Watch the ESPYS for the presentation of this year's Capital One Cup

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South Carolina

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Can South Carolina be contender in SEC?

Former USC WR Tori Gurley joins The Paul Finebaum Show to break down the Gamecocks' offense and if Georgia can reload.

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Excitement on the field

Way-Too-Early Top 25

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  • Alabama upends Clemson in post-spring Top 25

    The Crimson Tide and Tigers have quarterback battles brewing that will last into the summer. But the defending national champions will do what Nick Saban has always done: reload and aim to repeat.