Boise State enters the last year of the current BCS system with a favorable schedule. However, that is not to say there won't be some serious challenges between the team and another big-time bowl game.
As a member of a non-automatic qualifying conference, the Broncos must be perfect or nearly perfect to find their way back to another BCS game. One loss might not doom their chances. After all, it wouldn't have last season, but it would depend on who that loss was to and when a loss might happen.
Let's look at the 2013 Boise State football schedule and power rank each game in order of difficulty, according to how the teams look on paper.