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College Football Week 1: Never Play Alabama, Trouble Ahead for Texas and Florida, and Weekend Predictions

Plus: UCLA’s wild comeback

Texas A&M v UCLA Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images

The Ringer’s Ben Glicksman and Rodger Sherman break down the action-packed first weekend of the college football season, starting with Alabama’s convincing win vs. FSU (1:25), UCLA’s thrilling and improbable comeback (6:25), and whether big programs like Texas and Florida are in trouble (11:50). Then, they give their predictions for this weekend’s huge Top 25 matchups: no. 13 Auburn at no. 3 Clemson (18:00), no. 15 Georgia at no. 24 Notre Dame (20:55), no. 5 Oklahoma at no. 2 Ohio State (23:25), and no. 14 Stanford at no. 6 USC (26:40).