College football rankings, grades: Ohio State earns 'A+', Oregon gets 'F' in Week 1 report card – CBS Sports

  • September 18, 2022

Play Now
Football Pick’em
Play Now
College Football Pick’em
Start or Sit (NFC Home Games)
Talking the business of sports
The first full Saturday of college football is in the books, and several teams answered the opening bell in big ways. No. 3 Georgia made a huge statement against No. 11 Oregon, No. 2 Ohio State pulled away from No. 5 Notre Dame late and top-ranked Alabama cruised over Utah State. There were some hiccups for contenders, though, such as No. 7 Utah suffering an upset at the hands of Florida in the Swamp and No. 13 NC State barely escaping the clutches of East Carolina in what was one of the most disappointing games of the weekend.
New coaches made important debuts as well, including USC’s Lincoln Riley, Oklahoma’s Brent Venables and Miami’s Mario Cristobal. Week 1 is always a big weekend because, as the old saying goes, you never get a second chance to make a first impression. 
So let’s get right to it and hand out our report card for the national title contenders based on odds released last week by Caesars Sportsbook.
© 2004-2022 CBS Interactive. All Rights Reserved.
CBS Sports is a registered trademark of CBS Broadcasting Inc. is a registered trademark of CBS Interactive Inc.
Images by Getty Images and US Presswire


molikkkkujy molikkkkujy smlus pnyslus brcpt dtbr bbghy2 bbghy34 bbghy431 bbghy656