Last Saturday’s Week 0 video games acted as an enjoyable undercard for the start of the 2023 college football season, now the centerpiece– Week 1– has actually lastly shown up. Today’s schedule started Thursday with 11 video games including a minimum of one group from the Football Bowl Subdivision.
CBS Sports Network’s Week 1 protection rolls on with 4 video games on the Saturday slate. All of it starts with Liberty handling Bowling Green for the start of the Jamey Chadwell age. Western Kentucky then hosts South Florida, followed by Washington State dipping into Colorado State. Protection concludes with San Diego State seeking to enhance to 2-0 on the season when the Aztecs host Idaho State.
Here’s a much deeper take a look at the action that will air on CBS Sports Network in the coming days.
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Washington State at Colorado State
Date: Saturday, Sept. 2 | Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Canvas Stadium– Fort Collins, Colorado
TELEVISION: CBS Sports Network [ Channel finder]
Live stream: CBSSports.com | Mobile: CBS Sports App
Spread: Washington State -11|Will the Cougars cover? Take a look at SportsLine’s Week 1 forecasts here
Storylines: Jake Dickert and Washington State start the season with concerns about the program’s conference association beyond 2023 with the Pac-12 all however selected part. On the field, second-year quarterback Cameron Ward– even without a few of his leading targets from 2022– figures to be a huge part of the formula for the Cougars after passing for 3,231 backyards and 23 goals in 2015. Consisting of Ward will be the leading concern for Colorado State, whose defense jobs to be its strength. The Rams aim to rebound from a 3-9 surface in coach Jay Norvell’s very first year at the helm.
Idaho State at San Diego State
Storylines: San Diego State endured Ohio in Week 0 by holding back the Bobcats in the house for a 20-13 success. The Aztecs offense left something to be preferred, however quarterback Jalen Mayden developed a company connection with pass receiver Mark Redman with a set of goal passes. Hosting Idaho State, which completes in the Football Championship Subdivision and just won a single video game last season, ought to provide San Diego State a great chance to figure out any kinks prior to the Aztecs play back-to-back video games versus Pac-12 groups. San Diego State hosts UCLA in Week 2 prior to taking a trip to No. 18 Oregon State in Week 3.
Which college football choices can you make with self-confidence in Week 1? Visit SportsLine to see which groups will win and cover the spread — all from a tested computer system design that has actually returned practically $2,500 in revenue over the previous seven-plus seasons– and learn.