Tennessee will start the season ranked in the top 25. The USA Today coaches poll has the Vols checking in at 23rd after last season's 5-6 record.
Here's a look at the top 5.
1. Ohio State (28)
2. Texas (11)
3. Notre Dame and Southern Cal tie for 3rd.
5. Oklahoma (13)
Two SEC teams make the top 10 among other notables.
12. California, the Vols open up September 2nd against them.
Arkansas gets some respect at 29th.