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Michigan ranks No. 8 in preseason coaches poll

Michigan appears number eight in the country on the preseason Amway Coaches Poll.

The Michigan hype train has officially left the station with no slowing down in sight.

In the first edition of the Amway Coaches Poll, the preseason list has the Wolverines listed in the top-10.

U-M currently sits eighth in the country, with Wolverines head coach Jim Harbaugh not being a voter this year. Elsewhere in the Big Ten, Ohio State (five), Michigan State (11) and Iowa (15) round out the conference in the top-25.

Here is how the entire top-25 breaks down:

  1. Alabama
  2. Clemson
  3. Oklahoma
  4. Florida State
  5. Ohio State
  6. LSU
  7. Stanford
  8. Michigan
  9. Notre Dame
  10. Tennessee
  11. Michigan State
  12. Ole Miss
  13. Houston
  14. TCU
  15. Iowa
  16. Georgia
  17. Southern Cal
  18. Washington
  19. Oklahoma State
  20. North Carolina
  21. Baylor
  22. Oregon
  23. Louisville
  24. UCLA
  25. Florida

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