BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - LSU has cracked the top 5 in Sports Illustrated's Preseason College Football Poll.
The Tigers are ranked at No. 5 while Alabama is once again ranked No. 1, followed by Clemson, Florida State, and Michigan at Nos. 2, 3, and 4 respectively.
SI's LSU Scouting Report:
Other SEC teams joining Alabama and LSU in the poll are Tennessee at No. 10, Georgia at No. 16 and Ole Miss at No. 19.
There are a couple of surprise teams in the top 10. The Washington Huskies are ranked No. 7 after going 7-6 in 2015 and the Houston Cougars are ranked No. 8.