The LSU Tigers and Alabama Crimson Tide appear like they are clearly two of the top three teams in the country. It is almost a guarantee that at least one of them will be playing for a national championship.
One of the two will likely finish No. 1 in the country and winner of the SEC.
While Alabama is the No. 1 team in all the major polls, LSU has surprised some people, playing very well, particularly on the defensive side of the ball.
They have played well enough to get people thinking that they are just as good as Alabama, if not better.
Here are 10 reasons why LSU will finish the season No. 1, ahead of Alabama.