GAINESVILLE -- As expected, the Florida Gators will begin the 2009 college football season ranked No.1 in the coaches' poll. The poll was released this morning. LINK!
The Gators received 53 first-place votes. Texas, ranked No.2, received four first place votes. Oklahoma, ranked No.3, received one first-place vote. Southern California, ranked No.4, also received one first-place vote.
Alabama is ranked No.5. Somewhat surprising, right? No.6 Ohio State, No.7 Virginia Tech, No.8 Penn State, No.9 Louisiana State and No.10 Ole Miss round out the top 10.
Georgia is ranked No.13.