|Prediction||The Alabama Crimson Tide will win the NCAA National Championship for the 2016 football season.|
|Source||ESPN via Campus Sports|
|Date of Prediction||August 8, 2016|
|Date to Check||January 9, 2017|
ESPN’s Mark Schlabach has picked the Alabama Crimson Tide to keep their National Championship title. Love ’em or hate ’em, the Gumps have won four championships in the past decade. This would be their fifth, and would tie Nick Saban with Bear Bryant for most championships.