Champion Gators claim top spot in early look at 2009 Top 25

Updated: January 9, 2009, 6:45 PM ET
By Mark Schlabach | ESPN.com

The 2008 college football season ended less than 24 hours ago. But it's never too early to take a look at 2009, so here's the way-too-early Top 25 for the upcoming season.

Once again, some very familiar names are at the top.

1. Florida Gators

Don't be surprised to see the Gators go wire-to-wire at No. 1 in 2009. Florida might return as many as 10 starters on defense (star junior linebacker Brandon Spikes is expected to enter the NFL draft), and much of its firepower on offense ...

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