Tigers defensive end Vic Beasley received six preseason player of the year votes, while Miami running back Duke Johnson, Duke wide receiver Jamison Crowder and Virginia Tech quarterback Brenden Motley each earned one.
Four voters made no selection.
The Seminoles, who were also projected to win the conference in the 2011 and 2012 preseasons, won the national championship in January and return 15 starters.
Winston, who won the Heisman Trophy last season, was named the conference's player of the year in 2013.
Here are the full standings, with first place votes in parenthesis: