Saturday College Football Odds, Picks, Previews: Your Week 1 CFB Betting Cheat Sheet (Sept. 3)

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Welcome to the Week 1 Saturday slate.

Last Saturday's Week 0 slate kicked off the 2022-23 college football season, but we were all simultaneously looking forward to this week even when we were enjoying the beautiful return of college football to our television screens.

This is the week that feels like Christmas. No more appetizers. No more warm-ups. No more countdowns. No more teases. We have finally arrived.

Our college football staff has worked hard to bring you comprehensive analysis for today’s matchups — including betting previews for almost every FBS game on today’s schedule.

So, we’ve devised this simple cheat sheet to help you find exactly what you’re looking for to build your Thursday Week 1 college football betting card.

Updated Power Ratings, PRO Projections, single-game betting guides, matchup breakdowns, expert picks, best bets — whatever you’re looking for, odds are we’ve got you covered.

Now, it's time to strap in. We have some work to do on our way to Green Dot City.

Every College Football Game We're Betting on Saturday

Click on one of the matchups below to navigate to our betting preview for a specific game.

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Collin Wilson's Saturday Week 1 Betting Card

Collin Wilson's Saturday CFB Betting Card

Our Staff's Best Bets & Props for Saturday's Week 1 Games

Our college football staff delivers their favorite picks for Saturday's college football slate, including 13 best bets throughout the day and five player props.

Our Staff's Top Player Props for Saturday

How We're Betting #11 Oregon vs. #3 Georgia & #5 Notre Dame vs. #2 Ohio State

We polled our college football staff for their leans on Oregon vs. Georgia and Notre Dame vs. Ohio State. Check out where our staff is aligned for Saturday's biggest games below.

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2 PrizePicks Player Prop Plays for Saturdayby Mike Bainbridge

College Football Pace Report: 3 Over/Unders to Bet in Week 1by BJ Cunningham

Big Bets on Campus Podcast Group of 5 Parlay for Week 1by Mike Calabrese

Week 1 Heisman Trophy Power Rankings: 'Buy Now' on Tennessee's Hendon Hookerby CJ Vogel

CFB Market Report: 4 Early Bets for Week 1, Including Cincinnati vs. Pitt & Rice vs. USCby BJ Cunningham

4 Key Stat Discrepancies in Week 1

College Football Betting Trends: How Have Teams Fared Against Opponents That Played in Week 0?by Stuckey

NCAA Football Video Game Simulation: Week 1 Highlighted by UTSA Upset, Alabama's Blowout Winby Mike Calabrese

College Football's Biggest Offensive & Defensive Coordinator Changes in 2022by Mike Calabrese

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Preseason Bowl Projections

College Football Playoff to Expand to 12 Teams by 2026 at the Latest; How It Will Workby Brett McMurphy

'The Book Said Go For It': How a Startup Analytics Company Changed College Football in Less Than 10 Yearsby Brett McMurphy

2022 Preseason College Football Bowl Projections by Brett McMurphy

Brett McMurphy's Preseason AP Top 25 Ballot vs. Collin Wilson's Betting Power Ratingsby Brett McMurphy

Conference Realignment & Expansion

Washington Latest Pac-12 School to Meet With Big Ten

Sources: Big 12 Conference to Begin Early Media Rights Talks with ESPN, FOXby Brett McMurphy

Oregon, Big Ten Begin Preliminary Expansion Discussions in Chicagoby Brett McMurphy

Big Ten Lands Historic Media Rights Deal; More Expansion Ahead?by Brett McMurphy

Big Ten Expansion: 1-on-1 with Commissioner Kevin Warrenby Brett McMurphy

USC & UCLA Officially Join Big Ten; What's Next for Notre Dame, SEC & Big 12?by Brett McMurphy

Our Biggest & Best Articles From the 2022 CFB Offseason

From Game of the Year bets to win totals and futures, find all of our offseason college football content in one place: Our NCAAF Preseason Betting Hub.

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2022 College Football Transfers & Returning Production (TARP)by Collin Wilson

What is Home-Field Advantage Worth to Every NCAAF Team in 2022?by Collin Wilson

Advanced Stats in College Football: What They Are, Where to Find Themby Steve Petrella

The 5 Factors of College Football Betting & Why They Matterby Collin Wilson

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