College Football’s Top Five Atmospheres from Week 1

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We can’t speak for the rest of the world, but the return of college football always makes us emotional.

The hibernation period is over, folks. There is no more waiting. College football is officially back.

With a full slate of games in the books, here’s a look back on Week 1’s top atomospheres:

Honorable Mention – This Guy

Electric factory.

5. Ross–Ade Stadium


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For a Thursday night, the great people of West Lafayette sure showed out to cheer on their beloved Boilermakers — even if it resulted in a loss.

4. Razorbackback Stadium


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3. Ohio Stadium


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It’s “The Horseshoe.” It’s 106,000 strong, and it never disappoints.

2. Acrisure Stadium


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Fun Fact: Thursday’s Backyard Brawl brought together the most people EVER to watch a live sporting event in the city of Pittsburgh. If that doesn’t make the hair on the back of your neck stand up, nothing will.

1. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium


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As someone who has watched A LOT of Florida home games over the years, it’s hard to recall “The Swamp” ever being louder than it was on Saturday night.