The Buckeyes are the best team in the country, says the FPI.
Alabama sits at No. 1 in the preseason Coaches’ Poll top 25, which was released earlier this week.
The Crimson Tide aren’t the best team in college football this season, though, according to ESPN’s computer.
The Football Power Index rankings have Ohio State as its No. 1 team in the country heading into the 2017 season.
The Buckeyes have an FPI rating of 29.1, ahead of the Crimson Tide at 26.0.
OSU has a 35 percent chance to go undefeated, compared to Alabama’s 10 percent chance.
Urban Meyer’s team has a 70.9 percent chance to win the Big Ten, while Nick Saban’s squad has just a 47.6 percent chance of taking home the SEC title.
Who do you like this fall?