It should be no surprise that defending national champion and preseason favorite Ohio State has the most players (nine) in the preseason edition of #CFBrank, ESPN.com's list of the 100 best college football players heading into the 2015 season. But it might be a surprise to learn which team has the second-most players in #CFBrank -- Baylor. With 39 teams represented, here's a closer look at the players who made #CFBrank, by team:
9: Ohio State
5: Alabama, Ole Miss and USC
4: Arkansas, LSU, Michigan State, Oklahoma, Oregon, Notre Dame and Tennessee
3: Auburn, Clemson, Florida State and Georgia
2: Mississippi State, Penn State, Pitt, TCU, Virginia Tech, UCLA and Wisconsin
1: Arizona, Arizona State, BYU, Cal, Colorado State, Duke, Florida, Georgia Tech, Miami (FL), Michigan, Nebraska, Oklahoma State, South Carolina, Stanford, Texas A&M, Utah and Virginia
More numbers of note:
102: Because of ties -- including five people at No. 98 -- the #CFBrank features 102 players.
0: Among the teams with no players picked in #CFBrank: Iowa, Kansas State, Kentucky, Louisville, Maryland, Missouri, Northwestern, Texas, Washington and West Virginia.
1: Ohio State's Pat Elflein (No. 47) is the lone offensive guard on the list.
0: No freshmen made our list. Juniors led the way with 43.
16: 59 offensive players made the list, 16 more than defensive players (43).
0: No kickers or punters made our list.
Full #CFBrank player rankings