It's time to dust off the crystal ball, because the future power rankings are back.
The FPR starts with the quarterback position and which programs are in the best shape for the next three college football seasons: 2017, 2018 and 2019. The rankings consider the current rosters, incoming recruits (either signed or committed), coaching and other factors.
The QB future power rankings are unique because exceptional young players with multiple seasons of remaining eligibility can, on occasion, propel teams past others with arguably more depth. Yet most of the top teams on the list can rely on multiple signal-callers. This list is not assessing what happens if a starter gets hurt, but rather who can lead these offenses through the next three seasons and what they can do on the field.
We spoke with coaches, analysts and others to assess the 25 programs with the best quarterback outlook through the 2019 season.