USA Today released the preseason rankings of the 2016 college football season. The Alabama Crimson Tide top the poll receiving 55 first-place votes. Clemson, Florida State and Tennessee also received first-place votes.

Michigan State comes in at 11 after losing to Alabama in the semi-finals of the college football playoffs. Michigan is ranked 8th and is one of two Big Ten teams in the teams in the top-10, Ohio State is ranked fifth.

The entire rankings are listed below.

1. Alabama (55)
2. Clemson (7)
3. Oklahoma
4. Florida State (1)
5. Ohio State
6. LSU
7. Stanford
8. Michigan
9. Notre Dame
10. Tennessee (1)
11. Michigan State
12. Ole Miss
13. Houston
14. TCU
15. Iowa
16. Georgia
17. USC
18. Washington
19. Oklahoma State
20. North Carolina
21. Baylor
22. Oregon
23. Louisville
24. UCLA
25. Florida