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College Fantasy Football: Week 1 DFS Picks Saturday (Sept. 4) Games

Let our fantasy experts help you pick a great college fantasy football lineup
Emory Jones, Florida Gators Football

Week 1 of the 2021 college football season continues on Saturday, Sept. 4. 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 13 matchups are available to be selected on DraftKings for the first slate on Saturday, including Louisiana-Texas, West Virginia-Maryland and Miami-Alabama. The afternoon lineups can be filled by eight matchups, including Northern Iowa-Iowa State, Louisiana Tech-Mississippi State and Miami (Ohio)-Cincinnati. The first night section features eight contests to choose from, including LSU-UCLA, FAU-Florida and Oregon State-Purdue. The final slate features four contests to make selections from, including BYU-Arizona and Nevada-California.

The first week of the season is always difficult to predict. Here’s what our best Week 1 (Sept. 4) college fantasy football DFS lineup looks like for Saturday's matchups:

College Fantasy Football DFS Picks

Saturday DFS Slate (Noon ET - 13 games) 

QB: Will Rogers, Mississippi State (vs. Louisiana Tech - $8,700)

RB: Bijan Robinson, Texas (vs. Louisiana - $7,400)

RB: Deuce Vaughn, Kansas State (vs. Stanford - $6,300)

WR: Jaylen Hall, Western Michigan (at Michigan - $5,500)

WR: Dontay Demus, Maryland (vs. West Virginia - $7,100)

WR: Xavier Worthy, Texas (vs. Louisiana - $4,700)

Flex: Brian Robinson, Alabama (vs. Miami - $6,500)

S-Flex: Will Mallory, Miami (vs. Alabama - $3,600)

Saturday DFS Slate (3:30 p.m. ET - 8 games) - Lineup 1

QB: Taulia Tagovailoa, Maryland (vs. West Virginia - $7,200)

RB: Brian Robinson, Alabama (vs. Miami - $6,500)

RB: Leddie Brown, West Virginia (at Maryland - $8,000)

WR: Charlie Kolar, Iowa State (vs. Northern Iowa - $5,500)

WR: Will Mallory, Miami (vs. Alabama - $3,600)

WR: Jaden Walley, Mississippi State (vs. Louisiana Tech - $6,900)

Flex: Josh Whyle, Cincinnati (vs. Miami (Ohio) - $4,600)

S-Flex: Bijan Robinson, Texas (vs. Louisiana – $7,400)

Saturday DFS Slate (3:30 p.m. ET - 8 games) - Lineup 2

QB: Bryce Young, Alabama (vs. Miami - $8,900)

RB: Bijan Robinson, Texas (vs. Louisiana – $7,400)

RB: Leddie Brown, West Virginia (at Maryland – $8,000)

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WR: Sam LaPorta, Iowa (vs. Indiana – $4,000)

WR: Xavier Worthy, Texas (vs. Louisiana – $4,700)

WR: Rakim Jarrett, Maryland (vs. West Virginia – $6,300)

Flex: Jerome Ford, Cincinnati (vs. Miami (Ohio) – $7,000)

S-Flex: Will Mallory, Miami (vs. Alabama – $3,600)

Saturday DFS Slate (7 p.m. ET - 8 games)

QB: Emory Jones, Florida (vs. FAU - $7,300)

RB: De’Montre Tuggle, Ohio (vs. Syracuse – $6,400)

RB: Devon Achane, Texas A&M (vs. Kent State - $5,800)

WR: Kayshon Boutte, LSU (at UCLA - $8,300)

WR: David Bell, Purdue (at Oregon State - $7,600)

WR: Jalen Wydermyer, Texas A&M (vs. Kent State - $5,300)

Flex: KeSean Carter, Houston (vs. Texas Tech - $3,800)

S-Flex: Kearis Jackson, Georgia (vs. Clemson - $4,900)

Saturday DFS Slate (10:30 p.m. ET – 4 games)

QB: Jaren Hall, BYU (vs. Arizona – $7,900)

RB: Max Borghi, Washington State (vs. Utah State - $5,800)

RB: Greg Bell, San Diego State (vs. NMSU - $4,700)

WR: Travell Harris, Washington State (vs. Utah State - $8,000)

WR: Romeo Doubs, Nevada (at California - $6,000)

WR: Nikko Remigio, California (vs. Nevada – $6,300)

Flex: Isaac Rex, BYU (vs. Arizona - $4,600)

S-Flex: Carson Strong, Nevada (at California - $6,400)

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