College football staff picks and best bets: Week 1

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Ohio State is a college football staff pick in week 1
FILE – Ohio State quarterback C.J. Stroud drops back to pass during an NCAA college spring football game Saturday, April 16, 2022, in Columbus, Ohio. When the NCAA lifted restrictions on players profiting from their name, image and likeness, it created instant millionaires of elite college football players like Ohio State quarterback C.J. Stroud and Alabama quarterback Bryce Young. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete, File)
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College football season is officially underway, so we here at amNew York are going to give you our best bets for Week 1. Each week we’ll provide you with some of our writers’ favorite picks of the weekend, and we’ll keep track of the records to see who you should listen to and who should stop giving advice. 

Just kidding. Kind of. We will be very competitive with one another. 

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College Football Staff Picks Week 1

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Oregon is a college football staff pick in week 1
FILE – Oregon quarterback Ty Thompson, center, looks for a receiver during the fourth quarter of an NCAA game against Stony Brook, Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021, in Eugene, Ore. Oregon first-year coach Dan Lanning isn’t dropping any clues about his starting quarterback this season. Fall camp has been a battle behind closed doors between transfer Bo Nix and redshirt freshmen Thompson and Jay Butterfield. (AP Photo/Andy Nelson, File)

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