It is awards season for college football. The Alabama Crimson Tide has picked up a new honor as the top college fanbase in 2018.
The Alabama Crimson Tide Fanbase has been selected as No. 2 in a list of the Top 250 fanbases in the worlds of sports and entertainment. Bama Hammer is part of a network of 300+ sports and entertainment sites in the FanSided network.
Each year FanSided editors conduct an in-depth analysis to determine the Top 250 fanbases. The rankings are compiled as an overall ranking and also by category rankings. The categories are Brands, Movies, TV, Music, Celebrities, Sports Figures, Comics, Gaming, Internet Famous and Other. The teams are broken down by professional sports and college. The universe of potential designees is broader than national.
It is a giant task to basically survey the world and determine from a multitude of possibilities who deserves to be included in the FanDom 250. While the idea might be seen as somewhat whimsical, the FanSided team is serious about developing the best list possible.
For 2018, the Alabama Crimson Tide was ranked No. 2. Not just among college teams and not just among all sports teams, but No. 2 overall when all the categories listed above are combined. The Alabama Crimson Tide was ranked No. 1 in the college teams category.
It is a big honor for the Crimson Tide fanbase to be so recognized. In the 2017 rankings, the Alabama Crimson Tide was No. 8 overall and No. 2 in the College category. The Ohio State Buckeyes were No. 1 overall in 2017. To provide some perspective, the No. 8, 2017 ranking was above Lebron James, the Dallas Cowboys, the Golden State Warriors, Wonder Woman and Disney.
The 2018 Rankings Top 10
- Cleveland Browns
- Alabama Crimson Tide
- Boston Red Sox
- Lebron James
- Black Panther Movie
- New York Yankees
- Serena Williams
- Fortnite Game
- Kansas City Chiefs
- Philadelphia 76ers
The 2018 College Category Top Five
- Alabama Crimson Tide (No. 2 overall)
- Notre Dame Fighting Irish (No. 13 overall)
- Michigan Wolverines (No. 15 overall)
- Kentucky Wildcats (No. 23 overall)
- Duke Blue Devils(No. 24 overall)
Did the Alabama Crimson Tide deserve being named No. 1 overall? Of course! Settling for No. 2 is never enough for the Alabama Crimson Tide. Check out the complete Top 250 list below.
Alabama Crimson Tide fans, we have some consolation for finishing second. The Auburn Tigers are ranked No. 155.