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College Football Podcast: The Week 1 Preview


The guys break down the biggest Week 1 in college football history!

Braden Gall, Mitch Light and David Fox preview the biggest, most important and overlooked games of the first week of the season.

- SEC powers Alabama, LSU and Texas A&M get things started in style for the Southeastern Conference while others like Georgia, Auburn and Ole Miss have huge week one opportunties for marquee wins. Or will the ACC win those battles and steal the headlines? 

- Two conference games are taking place in Dublin, Ireland and Nashville, Tenn. and should Tennessee or Kentucky be worried about upsets?

- Oklahoma and Texas headline a great weekend of Big 12 action with games against Houston and Notre Dame respestively. West Virginia has a great shot a win over an SEC team and Kansas State makes a brutal road trip to Stanford.

- Is the Big Ten the one conference you can completely ignore in Week 1?

- PICKS AGAINST THE SPREAD is back and official. Braden and Mitch will go head-to-head all season long.

Check out the Athlon Sports 2016 College Football Rankings No. 1 to 128.

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