Danny Kanell is known for being extra critical of the SEC when it comes to rankings. After all, it was not that long ago that the former Florida State quarterback had the Crimson Tide out of his top 4.
While the SiriusXM personality and FS1 analyst has since left that train of thought behind, he still just can’t bring himself to give the Crimson Tide the top spot in his rankings.
On Sunday morning, Kanell updated his ranking following Week 12 action. With Alabama, Auburn and Georgia all winning easily, it was hard for him to have anything negative to say about the league.
Still, he found a spot for Miami atop his list in spite of another shaky performance against an unranked team. Check it out:
After 11 games being undefeated matters. The #DKtop8 reflects that:
— Danny Kanell (@dannykanell) November 19, 2017
Give Kanell credit for being consistent in keeping the unbeaten teams in his top 3, and credit him for placing two more SEC teams in his top 7.
Whether or not he’ll actually say it aloud, placing three SEC teams in the top 7 teams in the country pays the league all the respect it needs.