The UAlbany football team was picked to finish eighth in the 12-team CAA preseason poll.
James Madison, which finished 7-1 last season and made its fourth trip to the semifinals of the FCS playoffs in five years, was picked to finish first in the poll released this morning that was the result of a vote of the league’s head coaches and media relations directors.
Running back Karl Mofor was UAlbany’s only preseason all-conference selection. The league’s preseason offensive player of the year was James Madison running back Percy Agyei-Obese, while the defensive choice was James Madison defensive lineman Mike Greene.
UAlbany finished 1-3 in its abbreviated 2021 spring season.
2021 CAA FOOTBALL PREDICTED ORDER OF FINISH
(First place votes in parenthesis)
1-James Madison (15) 231
2-Delaware (7) 222
4-Richmond (2) 169
5-New Hampshire 135
6-Rhode Island 121
10-Stony Brook 73
11-William & Mary 61