NU Football Team Not In AP Preseason Top 25

Nebraska’s football team is not ranked in the AP’s preseason Top 25.

In the poll released today, Alabama is number one for the second straight season and third time in five years.  The Huskers are among several teams listed as “Others Receiving Votes.”

Ohio State was number two, with Florida State third.  The Seminoles will open the season against Alabama in Atlanta on September 2nd.  It will be the first season opener pitting two teams in the top 3 since the AP preseason poll began in 1950.