College Football Rankings: 2022 CFN Preseason Ranking Of All 131 Teams

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College Football Rankings: 2022 CFN Preseason Ranking Of All 131 Teams

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CFN Preview 2022 Preseason College Football Rankings: Top 10

10 Notre Dame

Player You Need to Know: Isaiah Foskey, DE Jr.
Season Opener: at Ohio State
2022 Preseason Prediction: 9-3
2021 Record: 11-2 2021 CFN Prediction: 10-2
2021 CFN Preseason Rank: 17 2021 CFN Final Rank: 8
CFN Final Rankings 2020 5 2019 12 2018 7
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9 Oregon

Player You Need to Know: Noah Sewell, LB Soph.
Season Opener: Georgia (in Atlanta)
2022 Preseason Prediction: 9-3
2021 Record: 10-4 2021 CFN Prediction: 9-3
2021 CFN Preseason Rank: 8 2021 CFN Final Rank: 31
CFN Final Rankings 2020 28 2019 7 2018 31
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8 NC State

Player You Need to Know: Payton Wilson, LB Jr.
Season Opener: at East Carolina
2022 Preseason Prediction: 10-2
2021 Record: 9-3 2021 CFN Prediction: 8-4
2021 CFN Preseason Rank: 34 2021 CFN Final Rank: 15
CFN Final Rankings 2020 37 2019 112 2018 36
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7 Michigan

Player You Need to Know: Ryan Hayes, OT Sr.
Season Opener: Colorado State
2022 Preseason Prediction: 10-2
2021 Record: 12-2 2021 CFN Prediction: 9-3
2021 CFN Preseason Rank: 24 2021 CFN Final Rank: 3
CFN Final Rankings 2020 54 2019 26 2018 15
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6 Utah

Player You Need to Know: Clark Phillips, CB Soph.
Season Opener: at Florida
2022 Preseason Prediction: 9-3
2021 Record: 10-4 2021 CFN Prediction: 10-2
2021 CFN Preseason Rank: 20 2021 CFN Final Rank: 13
CFN Final Rankings 2020 27 2019 18 2018 29
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5 USC

Player You Need to Know: Tuli Tuipulotu, DT Jr.
Season Opener: Rice
2022 Preseason Prediction: 10-2
2021 Record: 4-8 2021 CFN Prediction: 10-2
2021 CFN Preseason Rank: 16 2021 CFN Final Rank: 74
CFN Final Rankings 2020 24 2019 38 2018 87
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4 Clemson

Player You Need to Know: Bryan Bresee, DT Jr.
Season Opener: Georgia Tech (in Atlanta)
2022 Preseason Prediction: 11-1
2021 Record: 10-3 2021 CFN Prediction: 12-0
2021 CFN Preseason Rank: 3 2021 Final Rank: 16
CFN Final Rankings 2020 3 2019 3 2018 1
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3 Georgia

Player You Need to Know: Jalen Carter, DT Jr.
Season Opener: Oregon (in Atlanta)
2022 Preseason Prediction: 11-1
2021 Record: 14-1 2021 CFN Prediction: 11-1
2021 CFN Preseason Rank: 4 2021 CFN Final Rank: 1
CFN Final Rankings 2020 8 2019 4 2018 4
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2 Ohio State

Player You Need to Know: CJ Stroud, QB Soph.
Season Opener: Notre Dame
2022 Preseason Prediction: 11-1
2021 Record: 11-2 2021 CFN Prediction: 12-0
2021 CFN Preseason Rank: 6 2021 CFN Final Rank: 4
CFN Final Rankings 2020 2 2019 2 2018 3
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1 Alabama

Player You Need to Know: Will Anderson, LB Jr.
Season Opener: Utah State
2022 Preseason Prediction: 11-1
2021 Record: 13-2 2021 CFN Prediction: 11-1
2021 CFN Preseason Rank: 1 2021 CFN Final Rank: 2
CFN Final Rankings 2020 1 2019 15 2018 2
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