The 2012 college football season is just days away and there is no shortage of marque match-ups slated for week 1. The 2012 season will kick off with a nationally televised Thursday night game between the Vanderbilt Commodores and the #9 ranked South Carolina Gamecocks.
While that game is sure to excited SEC fans, the game of the week is the battle between the #2 Alabama and #8 Michigan – aptly dubbed the Cowboy Classic. Wolverine fans in Ann Arbor are expecting big things this year. A big win over a tough Alabama team and Michigan would immediately become a National Championship contender. The Crimson Tide will need a convincing win to show why they deserve the #1 ranking over USC.
Although all eyes will be on the Cowboy Classic in Arlington Texas, there are a slew of big game on the schedule this week. Below is our list of the Top 10 games this week.
Top 10 College Football Games of Week 1
1. #2 Alabama Crimson Tide vs #8 Michigan Wolverines