Alabama picked to win SEC in preseason media poll
Alabama has been picked to win the SEC in the conference's preseason media poll, the conference announced Thursday.
The Crimson Tide received 154 votes, 79 more than Auburn, the next-highest vote-getter. Alabama and Auburn were also picked 1-2 in the SEC West, with Alabama winning that poll 1,915-1,735.
Auburn is the defending SEC champion, defeating Missouri 59-42 in last season's SEC championship game.
The complete voting results:
Ole Miss 1,069
Miss. State 890
Texas A&M 791
- Ben Estes