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College Fantasy Football: Week 1 DFS Picks Thursday (Sept. 2) Games

Let our fantasy experts help you pick a great college fantasy football lineup
Chris Olave, Ohio State Buckeyes Football

Week 1 of the 2020 college football season continues on Thursday, Sept. 2. That means it’s time to pick your optimal DraftKings college football fantasy lineup. Fortunately, our college football fantasy experts are ready to help. Players from eight matchups are available to be selected on DraftKings for the first slate on Thursday, including Ohio State-Minnesota, Boise State-UCF, Bowling Green-Tennessee and USF-NC State. The night section features two contests to choose from, including Eastern Washington-UNLV and Southern Utah-Arizona State.

The first week of the season is always difficult to predict. Here’s what our best Week 1 (Sept. 2) college fantasy football DFS lineup looks like for Thursday's matchups:

College Fantasy Football DFS Picks

Thursday DFS Slate (6:30 p.m. ET - 8 games) – Lineup 1

QB: C.J. Stroud, Ohio State (at Minnesota - $8,000)

RB: Charles Williams, UNLV (vs. Eastern Washington - $5,900)

RB: Zonovan Knight, NC State (vs. USF - $6,100)

WR: Jalin Hyatt, Tennessee (vs. Bowling Green - $7,100)

WR: Khalil Shakir, Boise State (at UCF - $6,900)

WR: Chris Olave, Ohio State (at Minnesota - $6,700)

Flex: Nate Noel, Appalachian State (vs. East Carolina - $4,100)

S-Flex: Eric Barriere, QB, Eastern Washington (at UNLV - $5,200)

Thursday DFS Slate (6:30 p.m. ET - 8 games) – Lineup No. 2

QB: C.J. Stroud, Ohio State (at Minnesota - $8,000)

RB: Charles Williams, UNLV (vs. EWU - $5,900)

RB: TreVeyon Henderson, Ohio State (at Minnesota - $3,800)

WR: Khalil Shakir, Boise State (at UCF - $6,900)

WR: Chris Olave, Ohio State (at Minnesota - $6,700)

WR: Jalin Hyatt, Tennessee (vs. Bowling Green - $7,100)

Flex: Tyler Snead, East Carolina (vs. Appalachian State - $6,100)

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S-Flex: Eric Barriere, EWU (at UNLV - $5,200)

Thursday DFS Slate (6:30 p.m. ET - 8 games) – Lineup No. 3

QB: C.J. Stroud, Ohio State (at Minnesota - $8,000)

RB: TreVeyon Henderson Ohio State (at Minnesota - $3,800)

RB: Camerun Peoples, Appalachian State (vs. ECU - $6,900)

WR: Khalil Shakir, Boise State (at UCF - $6,900)

WR: Garrett Wilson, Ohio State (at Minnesota - $7,500)

WR: Kyle Williams, UNLV (vs. EWU - $5,400)

Flex: Zonovan Knight, NC State (vs. USF - $6,100)

S-Flex: Eric Barriere, EWU (at UNLV - $5,200)

Thursday DFS Slate (10 p.m. ET - 2 games)

QB: Jayden Daniels, Arizona State (vs. Southern Utah - $8,500)

RB: Charles Williams, UNLV (vs. Eastern Washington - $5,900)

RB: Rachaad White, Arizona State (vs. Southern Utah - $7,000)

WR: Kyle Williams, UNLV (vs. Eastern Washington - $5,400)

WR: L.V. Bunkley-Shelton, Arizona State (vs. Southern Utah - $3,900)

WR: Talolo Limu-Jones, Eastern Washington (at UNLV - $5,000)

Flex: Dennis Merritt, Eastern Washington (at UNLV - $4,900)

S-Flex: Eric Barriere, QB, Eastern Washington (at UNLV - $5,200)

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