Editor’s note: These are power rankings, meaning hypothetical head-to-head matchups aren’t considered. Actual head-to-head games, how the team is trending and recently performed are weighed. Considerations to keep teams where they were after a loss are based on the opposition’s strength and how close a game was.
Southeast entered this season with its passing offense in a great position. Quarterback Alex Taylor could choose any number of options in an experienced group that includes wide receivers Tyler Stevenson, Clyde Townsend and Korey Waters Jr.