2016 SEC preview: Can LSU topple Alabama?

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2016 SEC football preview: Coaches on the hot seat
Thursday August 18th, 2016

After its fourth national title in seven seasons, Alabama enters 2016 as the SEC favorite. The Crimson Tide don’t have a starting quarterback determined yet and have to travel to Baton Rouge for the annual showdown with LSU. Even if the Tide are considered prohibitive favorites, LSU has a new defensive coordinator and the scariest player in college football, Ole Miss has one of the top quarterbacks in the nation, and Tennessee has a crop of promising talent. It’ll be an interesting race. Plenty of upsets await.

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10–2 (6–2)

11–1 (7–1)

9–3 (6–2)

10–2 (6–2)

9–3 (5–3)

9–3 (5–3)

6–6 (3–5)

8–4 (5–3)

5–7 (2–6)

7–5 (3–5)

5–7 (2–6)

6–6 (3–5)

3–9 (1–7)

5–7 (2–6)

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