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Oklahoma, Florida State, Alabama, Auburn, and LSU all have tough matchups this weekend. Are any at risk of an upset?
A week after big upsets of Stanford and Ohio State, the USC and Virginia Tech themselves fell to less-talented opponents. Georgia also fell to South Carolina after pummeling Clemson in the opener.
After a dominant second half against Clemson, many in the media are happy to put Georgia into playoff projections. This week's matchup against South Carolina should provide more clarity.
The Big Ten performed to expectations on Saturday, save for the Hokies' defeat of the Buckeyes, but major losses could leave the Big Ten excluded from the first College Football Playoff.
With critical out-of-conference matchups in Eugene and Columbus, as well as some in-conference excitement from Stanford and USC, Saturday is front-loaded with big games.
In an opening week where even the elite teams in college football looked mortal, the SEC had two big surprises in Texas A&M and Georgia defeating their South Carolinian opponents by big scores.
The college football season returns in a big way with South Carolina-Texas A&M, Wisconsin-LSU, and Clemson-Georgia headlining opening weekend. Seventh Day Adventure is back with advanced stats, analysis, and F/+ predictions.