Thursday College Football Odds, Picks, Previews: Your Week 1 CFB Betting Cheat Sheet
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Welcome to Week 1.
Technically, last Saturday's Week 0 slate inaugurated the 2022-23 college football season … but, come on — we all knew it was merely the prelude to something much, much grander yet to come.
Now, it's time for the featured act. No more appetizers. No more warm-ups. No more countdowns, teases nor speculations. We have arrived. Strap in for a wild four-month ride: The journey to the 2023 CFP National Championship begins today.
Our college football staff has worked hard to bring you comprehensive analysis for today’s matchups — including betting previews for almost every single 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.
Every College Football Game We're Betting on Thursday
Collin Wilson's Thursday Night Betting Card
Our Staff's Best Bets & Props for Thursday's Week 1 Games
Our college football staff delivers their favorite picks for Thursday night's college football slate, including eight best bets and six player props.
More Week 1 College Football Betting Content
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
Sources: New from the Action Network's Brett McMurphy
2022 Preseason College Football Bowl Projections by Brett McMurphy
Conference Realignment & Expansion
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
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.
Betting Tools, Resources & Education
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
The 5 Factors of College Football Betting & Why They Matterby Collin Wilson