It's starting to feel real now.  College football season is almost here again. Because - - the AP Top 25 College Football pre-season rankings are out.

According to SpartanAvenue, Michigan State is ranked #18. Michigan is ranked #7. Whaddya think?

Michigan State plays Tulsa to open their season at 7PM next Friday, August 30th, at Spartan Stadium.

Michigan will open their season against Middle Tennessee at 7:30 Saturday, the 31st, at Michigan Stadium.

Who's #1 in the pre-season poll? Clemson, with Alabama at #2.

Our friends at THE Ohio State University (don't forget to buy the shirt or hat) is ranked #5 and Penn State is ranked #15. Ohio State opens against Florida Atlantic, on the 31st at noon.

Alright. Now I'm getting excited. Here's the story.