Rank ‘Em: Is Your Favorite Player Number One?

by Chuck Edwards

College football season begins soon, and you can almost smell the tailgate grub from here.

To whet our appetites, Sports Illustrated has offered their list of who they think the top one-hundred college football players are heading into the 2016 FBS schedule.

Thirty-five of the top one-hundred are from Southeastern Conference schools, and I took the liberty of breaking it down for your school’s bragging rights…

Alabama/nine players:

No. 8: Cam Robinson, OT

No. 12: Tim Williams, LB

No. 24: Calvin Ridley, WR

No. 28: Reuben Foster, LB

No. 34: Jonathan Allen, DE

No. 43: O.J. Howard, TE

No. 52: Minkah Fitzpatrick, CB

No. 67: Eddie Jackson, S

No. 100: JK Scott, P

LSU/five players:

No. 1: Leonard Fournette, RB

No. 40: Tre’Davious White, CB

No. 47: Ethan Pocic, C

No. 58: Jamal Adams, S

No. 90: Davon Godchaux, DT

Florida/four players:

No. 21: Jalen Tabor, CB

No. 51: Marcus Maye, S

No. 82: Jarrad Davis, LB

No. 93: Caleb Brantley, DT

Ole Miss/four players:

No. 50: Marquis Haynes, DE

No. 65: Chad Kelly, QB

No. 72: Tony Conner: S

No. 77: Evan Engram, TE

Tennessee/four players:

No. 18: Derek Barnett, DE

No. 30: Cameron Sutton, CB

No. 55: Jalen Hurd, RB

No. 71: Jalen Reeves-Maybin, LB

Texas A&M/three players:

No. 2: Myles Garrett, DE

No. 17: Christian Kirk, WR

No. 53: Daeshon Hall, DE

Georgia/two players:

No. 16: Nick Chubb, RB

No. 69: Greg Pyke, G

Arkansas/one player:

No. 56: Deatrich Wise Jr., DE

Auburn/one player:

No. 13: Carl Lawson, DE

Missouri/one player:

No. 60: Charles Harris, DE

Vanderbilt/one player:

No. 68: Zach Cunningham, LB

Kentucky/zero players

Mississippi State/zero players

South Carolina/zero players

There ya go… let the debates begin!