The No. 23 Boise State football team’s season opener against the University of Washington is only hours away. We get it: The day drags when you’re just staring at the clock waiting for kickoff.
So while you’re waiting, here’s everything you need to show off your football smarts at the tailgate party tonight.
Make sure to scroll to the bottom of the page to see what fellow fans are doing and saying.
JUST THE FACTS
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When: Kickoff is 8:21 p.m.
Where: Albertsons Stadium
TV/radio: ESPN and 93.1 FM and 670 AM
Weather: The temperature at kickoff will be in the mid-60s, but it will drop into the upper 50s during the game, forecasters say. Winds of 15 to 20 mph, with gusts to 35 mph. There’s a chance of rain showers during the game.
Vegas line: Boise State is favored by 12.
DURING THE GAME
Whether you’re in the stands or on your couch at home, don’t miss the in-game insight from our team.
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PREGAME SCOUTING REPORT
What to expect when the Broncos or Huskies have the ball.
•Players to watch:
Keep your eyes on BSU’s Chanceller James, Jeremy McNichols and Chaz Anderson.
Broncos have a huge experience edge in the trenches.
Check out the roster, stat leaders and schedule.
MEET THE PLAYERS AND COACHES
•The return of Coach Pete:
What’s it going to be like to see Boise State’s former coach back on the blue turf wearing purple?
An “unreal” competitive streak helped him become the first underclassman to start at quarterback for the Broncos since Kellen Moore.
•BSU’s tailback trio:
It’ll likely be more a series of auditions than a rotation tonight.
•More player profiles:
Get to know tight end Holden Huff, defensive tackle Justin Taimatuia and more.
Watch dozens of preseason player interviews and practice highlights.
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