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  1. Ohio State

    AP Poll Unanimously Anoints Ohio State Number 1

    That’s a lot of certainty for a precarious business. The Buckeyes have made history before the season even starts by being the top choice of all 61 sportswriters weighing in on an Associated Press pre-season ranking of college teams. That hasn’t happened since the poll began in 1950, and it’s a testament to OSU’s cohesiveness — they’ve kept most key players — since winning last year’s first College Football Playoff. But they can’t get cocky: They’ve been named Number 1 in the poll seven times, and lost the title in every one of those years.

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