The first college football season in which the NFL will begin is less than a month away, and the first preseason game is already underway.
With the first team games taking place this weekend, ESPN has compiled a list of the top 100 players and their teams, ranked by their statistical production during their college careers.ESPN has also listed the top-rated players in each conference.
The league will open up the season on Sept. 15 and play for a bye in October.
Below are the Top 100 College Football Players.
All stats through Sept. 1, 2018.
This list of college football’s top 100, compiled by ESPN Stats & Info, includes the top 20 players in every conference and top-15 players in all divisions.
Here are the results:Top-ranked players in Conference1.
Ohio State Buckeyes247Sports Composite247Sports Player Rating (5/16)2.
Alabama Crimson Tide247Sports Scout 247Sports Composite1.
J.T. Barrett247Sports Total Team Composite247Sport Composite2.
Ezekiel Elliott247Sports Recruiter 247Sports Scout247Sports Elite Player Grade3.
Jalen Hurts247Sports Top 100 Player247Sports Senior Analyst247Sports Analyst247ESPN Top 100 Players3.
Christian McCaffrey247Sports Power Ranking247Sports Rank247Sports MVP247ESPN College Football Coaches247Sports All-America First Team247ESPN All-American Team247Sports First Team 247ESPN All Pro247 ESPN All-Big Ten247ESPN First Team All-Defensive Team247College Football Coaching Interview247ESPN Coaches Top 50247College Basketball All-Time Ranking247ESPN Ranking of Top 100 Recruiting Players247Sports Ranking of All-time Recruited Players247ESPN Power Rankings247College Coaches All-Access247Sports Coaches Power Rankings 247ESPN Power Ranking 247College Football Players of the Year247ESPN Rankings for 2018247ESPN.com247Sports.com 247Sports.net247Sports Insider247Sports News247Sports Official 247Sports College Football Podcast247Sports’ Top 100 247Sports’ Most Admired 247Sports Top 25 247Sports National Signing Day247Sports: The Ultimate College Football Recruitor247Sports NFL Top 100247Sports Pro 247Sports: Inside the Big 12247Sports Rivals247Sports Nation247Sports National Top 100 Top 50 247Sports Rivals 247Sports Nation 247Sports All Pro 247 ESPN College Football Top 100: Top 100 Coaches 247Sports SEC Football Rankings247Sports 247Sports Network247Sports USA Today247Sports Network 247Sports SportsNation247Sports 100: Coaches of the Week247Sports 200247Sports 300247Sports 350247Sports 400247Sports 500247Sports 1000247Sports 1200247Sports 1500247Sports 1600247Sports 1800247Sports 1900247Sports 2100247Sports 2200247Sports 2400247Sports 2500247Sports 2600247Sports 2700247Sports 2800247ESPN National Signings Day247ESPN Rivals 247247SportsNation 247Sports ESPN Top 100 Ranking247College Power Rankings.