Manager: Danny Wilson
Position last season: 3rd
Nickname: The Blades
Ground: Bramall Lane
Players in: Darryl Westlake (Walsall, tribunal), Tony McMahon (Middlesbrough, free), Matt Hill (Blackpool, free), Shaun Miller (Crewe, undisclosed)
Players out: Connor Brown (Oldham, free), Seamus Conneely (Sligo Rovers, free), Marc Warren (Airdrie United, free), Ched Evans, Steve Simonsen, James Beattie, Johnny Ertl, Andy Taylor, Jack Adams, Corey Gregory, Shane Murray (all released)
Key man: Lee Williamson - Overcame a life-threatening injury to put in consistent performances last season, a midfielder who adds quality to the team.
Chances: The Blades expect to challenge for automatic promotion and will be one of the teams to beat, but need to find a new goalscorer.