Vikings Draft 2020: Four college games to watch in Week 1

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The 2019 College Football season now is underway. Which games should Minnesota Vikings fans keep an eye on during Week 1?

Every weekend, the NCAA provides football fans with exciting matchups and NFL Draft previews. For the entire 2019 season, we will be selecting a handful of college matchups with NFL Draft implications that Minnesota Vikings fans should be interested in.

Saturdays are filled with games throughout the afternoon as NFL fans prepare for Sunday’s action. There will always be NFL talents on the field come Saturday and we are just here to help you find the right game.

Why not get a jump-start on the class of 2020?

The first full weekend of college football is filled with a number of intriguing matchups. There is also no NFL football to distract anyone from these games. Every NFL team has the weekend off as they prepare for Week 1 of their own season.

As this list will show, there are conference games, top-25 battles, and matchups featuring star talents on the field across from each other. For some, a potential trip to the College Football Playoff is on the line. For others, a statement victory will get their program in the right direction.

Each week, we will try to feature some smaller programs and sleeper prospects. However, the first week of the season calls for a look at the best possible matchups.

It’s early, but teams always have their scouting hats on. The opening weekend of college football is as exciting as it gets. If you need something to watch while you relax and prepare for the NFL season, we’ve got you covered.

Which four games during Week 1 of the 2019 college football season should you be paying close attention to?