The Tide also opened No. 1 in the AP poll under Saban in 2010, '13 and '16. This is the sixth time the Tide has been preseason No. 1, tied for fifth most. Wisconsin 10. Oklahoma State 11. The Seminoles will open their season September 2 against No. 1 Alabama in the new Mercedes-Benz Stadium, site of the College Football Playoff National Championship. Only Penn State (34) and Nebraska (33) had longer streaks in history.
Meanwhile, Ohio State - which is ranked second - is making its 29th consecutive appearance in the preseason poll. Oklahoma 8. Washington 9.
South Florida is No. 19 under first-year head coach Charlie Strong.
Kansas State will enter the football season as a ranked team for the first time since 2014. The last time was 2002 when the Cougars were No. 11. MI 12. Auburn 13. Auburn is 12th, Florida is 17th, and Tennessee is 25th.
"I don't think that's anybody's call to make, including any preseason poll, which basically means little to nothing about anything", Saban said August 3. The voters take an educated guess and then go where results take them.
Oil prices move lower on seasonal pressures
The weekly US crude inventory report from the industry group American Petroleum Institute (API) is due out later on Tuesday. Even so, Citigroup Inc.'s Ed Morse says shale will win over OPEC on oil, as US drillers can survive due to hedging.
Louis Cardinals vs. Kansas City Royals
Kansas City was leading 5-4 at the time and play was delayed for a couple minutes while the grounds crew collected the cat. A small kitten had a big impact on a Major League Baseball game after running onto the field on Wednesday night.
My annual advice on the poll: The AP Top 25 poll is what you make of it.
- 15.4 teams (61.6 percent total) started the season ranked and finished the season ranked. They finished the season 8-5.
The perception is Georgia is the team to beat in the SEC East thanks to a defense that lost only one starter, returns senior tailbacks Nick Chubb and Sony Michel. has a second-year starting quarterback in Jacob Eason and the nation's No. 3 recruiting class.
This is the second straight year and fourth time in the last eight years that Alabama will open the season with the AP's No. 1 ranking, which isn't necessarily a positive sign.
- 1.9 teams that started the season unranked finished ranked in the top 10.
It seems Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and Bollywood starlet Anushka Sharma are having the time of their lives in Sri Lanka. Anushka is often seen visiting the cricketer whenever he is away on national duty. "They got off to a really good start".
Tensions between Erdogan and the European Union were increased in 2016 after an abortive coup attempt against him. With the charges raised against him remaining unknown, German officials said the move was politically motivated.
Moon, who assumed office this May, added he is "confident the USA too will react calmly and responsibly to the ongoing situation". Lee Sun-jin. "The message today was the ironclad commitment to the alliance", Dunford said at the press conference.
Albion agree with plans for the summer transfer window to close for Premier League clubs before the start of next season. However, clubs from other European leagues could sign players from England in line with their own domestic deadlines.
Four Palestinians were injured by Israeli air strikes that hit Gaza overnight, Palestinian media reported on Wednesday. The Israel Air Force (IAF) struck two Hamas targets last night in response to a rocket attack from the Gaza Strip.
The new feature ensures that the Touch ID is temporarily disabled only when user decides to disable it in emergency situations. One of the new features arriving with iOS 11 is the Dock , which Apple has called "a foundational change for the iPad".
Inferable from her endeavors, in 1996, Pakistan was viewed as one of the principal nations to have controlled leprosy infection. She was honoured with the second highest civilian award, Hilal-i-Imtiaz, and Hilal-i-Pakistan in 1979 and 1980 respectively.
A Spanish guard can be seen breaking his lower leg while attempting to kick one of the charging migrants. However, Spain has become an increasingly attractive route for migrants and smugglers this year.
Eclipse poses dangers to the eyes
Even if just 1 percent of the sun is visible, Testin said, that is still more than 10,000 times brighter than a full moon. Keep in mind that plenty of fake vendors are selling solar eclipse glasses claiming they'll protect your eyes.
BetVictor offers 100/1 for McGregor to beat Mayweather
Mayweather hasn't knocked out a fighter since he defeated Victor Ortiz six years ago with a controversial knockout. Both the Mayweather and McGregor camps have antagonized the NSAC on social media in an effort to sell tickets.
Sharapova to play first major in 18 months at US Open
The 30-year-old won the US Open in 2006 and last played there in 2014, but will be unseeded for this year's event in NY . Upon her comeback she was denied a wild card for both the main draw and qualifying into the French Open .
Chinese Troops Enter Ladakh on Independence Day
Meanwhile at least 52 trucks belonging to PLA parked on the road built by the Chinese army were spotted on the side of the lake. The two sides have frequently accused each other of intrusions into each other's territories, but clashes are rare.
Amit Shah invites Bihar CM Nitish Kumar to join NDA
The JD (U) on Friday suspended Ali Anwar Ansari, its deputy leader in the Rajya Sabha , for "anti-party activities". RCP Singh, a confidante of the chief minister, will replace Yadav as the party leader in Parliament's Upper House.
Chelsea launch £25 million swoop for Arsenal wing-back
Chelsea have tabled a bid worth £25million for Arsenal attacker Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, according to a report . The 23-year-old has just one year left on his contract and has been linked with Liverpool as well as the Blues.
West Nile Virus Reported In McLean County
The Vector Control District plans to collect adult mosquitoes with traps in the area where the crow was discovered. To keep mosquitoes from entering a home, make sure window and door screens are in place and are in good condition.