Week 1 College Football Picks

These are in order from my most confident pick to least confident.  Lines are based on the current consensus spreads on fivedimes.com.

Auburn (-3.0) vs. Oregon- 7:30
Texas (-20.5) vs. Louisiana Tech- 8:00
Alabama (-32.5) vs. Duke- 3:30
Iowa (-21.5) vs. Miami-OH- 7:30
Tennessee (-25.5) vs. Georgia State- 3:30
Syracuse (-17.5) at Liberty- 6:00
Nevada (+9.0) vs. Purdue- (Fri) 9:30)
Toledo (+12.0) at Kentucky- 12:00
Army (-23.5) vs. Rice- (Fri) 6:00
Arizona State (-26.5) vs. Kent State- (Th) 10:00

Week 1 College Football Upsets to Watch Out For

These are in order from least shocking to most shocking according to the current lines on the Statfox sports handicapping website:

Pittsburgh (+3.0) vs. Virginia- 7:30
Utah State (+3.5) at Wake Forest- (Fri) 8:00
Coastal Carolina (+5.5) vs. Eastern Michigan- 3:30
Nevada (+9.0) vs. Purdue- (Fri) 9:30)
Colorado State (+11.0) at Colorado- (Fri) 10:00
South Florida (+11.0) vs. Wisconsin- (Fri) 7:00
Hawaii (+11.5) vs. Arizona- (Aug. 24) 10:30
Toledo (+12.0) at Kentucky- 12:00