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ESPN: This Is The Hardest Schedule In College Football For 2018

General view of the opening play between the USC Trojans and the UCLA Bruins at the Rose Bowl.

PASADENA, CA - NOVEMBER 22: General view of the opening play between the USC Trojans and the UCLA Bruins at the Rose Bowl on November 22, 2014 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

The 2018 college football season is just under two months away. While the NBA offseason is fun, we can't wait for football to be back.

Teams are engaged in summer workouts and rosters are being finalized. It's almost time for Saturdays on the couch.

ESPN's Football Power Index has updated its preseason rankings in anticipation of the upcoming season. The rankings include strength of schedule rankings.

Which teams have the toughest schedules in the country? Which teams have the easiest?

ESPN named the hardest schedule in the country. Unfortunately, it belongs to a new head coach - well, kind of.

Chip Kelly. Of course, Kelly has been a head coach before, so he's used to this kind of thing.

He is in for a rough inaugural campaign with the Bruins, but if any coach can lead them to a successful season, it's Kelly.

1. UCLA

UCLA's 2018 football schedule

ESPN's Football Power Index projects UCLA to go 5-7 this year.

Good luck, Bruins.