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Towson football ranked 10th of 12 teams in CAA preseason poll

Towson football ranked 10th of 12 teams in CAA preseason poll

The Towson football team is projected to finish 10th out of 12 teams in the Colonial Athletic Association, according to the conference’s preseason poll.

Redshirt sophomore running back Shane Simpson was the lone Tigers player to earn individual recognition, making the CAA preseason offensive team as a returner.

The rankings came out Tuesday during the CAA’s media day at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, and named defending Football Championship Subdivision national champion James Madison the league favorite. Towson coach Rob Ambrose — joined by defensive back Monty Fenner and long snapper Will Hayes — spoke throughout the morning about improving on last year’s 4-7...

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