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2016 Alabama vs. The Past 10 College Football National Champions

The Crimson Tide have rolled through the 2016 college football season unblemished. The Tide are undefeated SEC Champions this season and are the top seed in the College Football Playoff.

The Tide have put up impressive numbers this season leading many to wonder how they would do against past national champions. We took the 2016 Alabama football team and compared them to the past 10 college football national champs to see how they’d do.

Can they beat Tim Tebow’s Florida Gators?  Cam Newton’s Auburn team?  How would they fare against Alabama’s other recent national champions?

The 2016 Alabama Crimson Tide would beat 8 of 10 past college football national champions. Who would the 2016 Alabama Crimson Tide beat? Find out below.

2015 Alabama vs. 2016 Alabama

TEAM WIN % SCORE
2015 Alabama 44% 22
2016 Alabama 56% 26

vs. 2016 Alabama

TEAM WIN % SCORE
2014 Ohio State 45% 27
2016 Alabama 55% 31

2013 Florida State vs. 2016 Alabama

TEAM WIN % SCORE
2013 Florida State 58% 30
2016 Alabama 42% 25

2012 Alabama vs. 2016 Alabama

TEAM WIN % SCORE
2012 Alabama 48% 24
2016 Alabama 52% 25

2011 Alabama vs. 2016 Alabama

TEAM WIN % SCORE
2011 Alabama 50% 22
2016 Alabama 50% 23

2010 Auburn vs. 2016 Alabama

TEAM WIN % SCORE
2010 Auburn 39% 25
2016 Alabama 61% 32

2009 Florida vs. 2016 Alabama

TEAM WIN % SCORE
2009 Alabama 43% 21
2016 Alabama 57% 25

2008 Florida vs. 2016 Alabama

TEAM WIN % SCORE
2008 Florida 50% 26
2016 Alabama 50% 25

2007 LSU vs. 2016 Alabama

TEAM WIN % SCORE
2007 LSU 40% 24
2016 Alabama 60% 30

2006 Florida vs. 2016 Alabama

TEAM WIN % SCORE
2006 Florida 37% 19
2016 Alabama 63% 27

Get our prediction for Alabama vs. Washington in the national semifinal game of the College Football Playoff in our Bowl Predictions.

2016 Alabama Crimson Tide Football Schedule and Predictions

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2015 Recap:  The Alabama Crimson Tide won the SEC National Championship last season with a 14-1 record.  They’re back to defend but have lost a lot to the NFL including Heisman Trophy winner Derrick Henry.

The 2016 schedule gives the Tide a few tough road games.  At Tennessee on October 15 could be the most dangerous as it follows a road game at Arkansas.

2016 Football Schedule:

Date Opponent
3-Sep USC in Arlington, TX
10-Sep Western Kentucky
17-Sep at Ole Miss
24-Sep Kent State
1-Oct Kentucky
8-Oct at Arkansas
15-Oct at Tennessee
22-Oct Texas A&M
5-Nov at LSU
12-Nov Mississippi State
19-Nov Chattanooga
26-Nov Auburn
3-Dec SEC Championship

So how will they do against this schedule in 2016?  We predict every game on the schedule and give you the predicted winning percentage for the Crimson Tide.

2016 Football Predictions:

Date Opponent Win %
3-Sep USC in Arlington, TX 55%
10-Sep Western Kentucky 69%
17-Sep at Ole Miss 51%
24-Sep Kent State 92%
1-Oct Kentucky 82%
8-Oct at Arkansas 61%
15-Oct at Tennessee 64%
22-Oct Texas A&M 67%
5-Nov at LSU 51%
12-Nov Mississippi State 62%
19-Nov Chattanooga 99%
26-Nov Auburn 61%

2016 Predicted Record:  12-0.  The Tide are projected to have close games but should make it back to the SEC Championship game and be in contention for the college football playoff.

See more of our 2016 Spring College Football Preview.  Get our data driven college football predictions all season long.