Week 1 Pac-12 football picks involve very few complicated games

Most of the games in the Pac-12 in Week 1 are not that hard to predict, at least on paper.

Washington is a heavy favorite against Boise State at home. Oregon, USC, and Arizona are playing cupcakes. Colorado is a massive underdog at TCU. UCLA is supposed to beat Coastal Carolina.

If there is real intrigue and uncertainty surrounding Pac-12 football games on the first full weekend of the new season, look to the Bay Area schools (the ones which just joined the ACC).

Stanford at Hawaii and California at North Texas represent two of the more interesting games on the Pac-12 football slate for Week 1 in 2023. On the Trojans Wired podcast, co-hosts Matt Zemek and Ian Hest predicted every Pac-12 football game on the schedule, as they will continue to do for the full season. Their only disagreement on a pick came in one of the two Bay Area school games. Get the answer by listening to the show:

Get the full television schedule for Week 1 of the Pac-12 college football season.

Story originally appeared on Trojans Wire