Preseason rankings can finally be shucked out of the window, so here’s one writer’s pre-week 1 rankings, or at least the top ten teams:
Preseason rankings are now moot for all but four teams.— Stewart Mandel (@slmandel) September 4, 2016
My new Top 10: https://t.co/sCVA0sPhYd
In a weekend that saw a pair of top five teams get upset and other top ten teams struggle mightily, Mandel has rewarded the Aggies’ home overtime win over #16 UCLA by launching them into the ten spot.
10 Texas A&M (1-0)
The Aggies nearly blew a game they led 24-9 in the fourth quarter, but Myles Garrett and the defense thoroughly suffocated UCLA star Josh Rosen much of the afternoon.
What do we think?