Now that the college football season has ended, preparations for the upcoming season have gotten underway. With multiple players leaving for the NFL draft, teams now have to once again rebuild their teams to make a run for a national title.

Alabama is one of those teams, having to replace big names on offense and defense. But how are the rankings shaking out so far,and how is Alabama looking in the process?

Barton Simmons of 247Sports joins Southern Fried Sports to discuss where Alabama is in the rankings, as well as where the Tide's rivals are in competing in relation to them.

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