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Here, NoleNation rounds up Blue Ribbon's previews for Florida State, its biggest rivals and some nearby competitors of note.
• Florida State: Waiting game
• Miami: Create new expectations
• Virginia Tech: Coastal favorite again
• Clemson: On the cusp
• Florida: Muschamp's honeymoon over
• LSU: Hearty appetite for title
• Alabama: Saban: "Certainly enough players"
• Auburn: Spread, shotgun scrapped
• Georgia: Richt: "Got to prove it"
See Blue Ribbon's predictions for FBS conferences' order of finish and all-conference teams, as well as links to all its school profiles, here.