Don't believe me? Take a look for yourself: Preseason AP Top 25. They are ranked No. 20 in the USA Today coaches poll. Florida State 4. Southern California 5. They are expected to be favored in every game this season and seen as an early candidate for the Group of Five spot in a New Year's Six bowl game. Other SEC teams in the Poll are Auburn at 12, LSU at 13, Georgia at 15 and Florida 17th. The AP released its preseason top 25 Monday morning and OU is ranked No. 7. Ohio State is No. 2 and is a favorite to win the Big Ten, Florida State is No. 3 with the second-most first-place votes and USC is fourth. Nick Saban and Alabama once again have one of the most talented teams in the country, and coming off that heartbreaking national championship loss to Clemson back in January, they're out for revenge this year, making them one of the most unsafe teams in the land as well.
Others receiving votes: TCU 98, Utah 85, Notre Dame 65, Boise St. 37, N.C. State 26, Northwestern 25, Pittsburgh 23, OR 21, Houston 19, Colorado 18, UCLA 9, San Diego State 9, BYU 5, BYU 4, Nebraska 4, Tulsa 4, Kentucky 3, Texas A&M 3, Michigan State 1.
In the modern era of the game (since 1950), the highest-ranked season openers are a pair of 1-versus-4 matchups - No. 1 Oklahoma vs.
Some parts, including small towns and mountain areas, remain under Islamic State control, especially along the border. Yahya Rasool, a spokesman for the Iraqi military, told reporters Thursday, according to NY times.
For his no-show he has already accumulated 300,000 GBP in fines and Atleti will await the resolution to this dispute first. Speaking from his native Lagarto earlier this week, Costa criticised Chelsea and Conte, saying he was "not a criminal".
NDRF DG Sanjay Kumar says about 60-70 injured people have been rescued so far and 20 dead bodies have been recovered. The Puri-Haridwar-Kalinga train went off the tracks near Khatuali on Saturday evening .
A team of officers heard gunshots inside and feared "an active shooter situation" so they approached the house, Bruno said. Two police officers shot: If you are inclined to do so, say a prayer for our two #JSO officers that have been shot.
Coolpad Cool Play 6 comes with features like a massive 4000 mAh battery which can give you about 252 hours of standby time. Under the hood is the 64-bit Snapdragon 653 octa-core processor clocked at 1.8GHz and comes coupled with Adreno 510 GPU .
Indongo, 34, quickly got up and fought back for the remainder of the round, but he was being overpowered by the American. Crawford has 31 victories in 31 fights and is widely considered to be one of the best boxers in the world.
As of about 8.30am the department was "not aware" of any other confirmed cases of Irish citizens caught up in the terror attacks. The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack, saying it was carried out by " soldiers of the Islamic State ".
Liverpool came to the match on the back of an impressive 2-1 victory away at Hoffenheim in their Champions League qualifier game. Klavan didn't put a foot wrong at centre-back, whilst Daniel Sturridge gained welcome minutes in the front three .
Hoyer, who's expected to be the starter in the upcoming season, threw for just 3 yards and completed just 1 of 4 passes. The battle for the starting quarterback of the Denver Broncos is still going on.
Star Wars Battlefront 2 shows Starfighter Assault mode
We also spotted Boba Fett's Slave 1 flying past the Millenium Falcon, and of course Jedi Master Yoda's personal Jedi starfighter. Space battles are such a pivotal part of the Star Wars mythos and so it's great to see heroes worked into the fold.
Lebanon begins anti-IS offensive
A photo of Lebanese army soldiers waving the red and yellow flag near the border with Syria was posted to their website on Saturday.
PM Modi to interact with 200 Champions of Change
Modi said that the entire country was with the people of Jammu and Kashmir in helping them realise their dreams of development. Calling for resolving the issues through dialogue, he said that Indian forces should immediately withdraw from the valley.