One Reason Each College Football Top 25 Favorite Could Lose Week One Game

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One Reason Each College Football Top 25 Favorite Could Lose Week One Game
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Week 1 losses don't necessarily end a team's national championship run, but it can put it in serious jeopardy with 11 or 12 games remaining on the schedule.

Most coaches in BCS Automatic Qualifying conferences know that their team—particularly a Top 25 team—has one loss in hand before things get really hairy.

And as we've seen before, if you're going to lose, you might as well get it out of the way early, which gives you time to make up the lost ground.

You always want to get off on the right foot and dropping a game in Week 1 is probably a little sooner than most coaches would like to stumble, but we decided to take the B/R Preseason Top 25 and find one reason why each team could lose in Week 1.

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