Football Takes has put together this year’s College Football TV Schedule. Here are the games coming your way to kickoff the season!
The following networks are the primary networks among the many that will cover the 2021 College Football season:

  • ESPN/ABC Family
  • Fox/Fox Sports Family
  • CBS/CBS Sports Family
  • NBC/NBC Sports Family
  • ACC Network
  • SEC Network
  • Big Ten Network
  • Pac-12 Network

Schedule in Eastern Standard Time – Dates and times are subject to change.

College Football TV Schedule – Week 0

Saturday, August 28

  • Nebraska at Illinois | 1 p.m. | FOX
  • UConn at Fresno State | 2 p.m. | CBSSN
  • Hawai’i at UCLA | 3:30 p.m. | ESPN
  • Southern Utah at San Jose State | 10 p.m. | CBSSN

College Football TV Schedule – Week 1

Wednesday, September 1

  • UAB vs. Jacksonville State 7:30 p.m. | ESPN

Thursday, September 2

  • Temple at Rutgers | 6:30 p.m. | Big Ten Network
  • Long Island University at FIU | 7 p.m. | ESPN3
  • Boise State at UCF | 7 p.m. | ESPN
  • Western Illinois at Ball State | 7 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Wagner at Buffalo | 7 p.m. | ESPN3
  • The Citadel at Coastal Carolina | 7 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Weber State at Utah | 7:30 p.m. | Pac-12 Network
  • South Florida at NC State | 7:30 p.m. | ACC Network
  • East Carolina vs. Appalachian State 7:30 p.m. | ESPNU
  • UC Davis at Tulsa | 7:30 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Bowling Green at Tennessee | 8 p.m. | SEC Network
  • UT Martin at Western Kentucky | 8 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Ohio State at Minnesota | 8 p.m. | FOX
  • Southern Utah at Arizona State | 10:30 p.m. | Pac-12 Network

Friday, September 3

  • North Carolina at Virginia Tech | 6 p.m. | ESPN
  • Duke at Charlotte | 7 p.m. | CBSSN
  • Old Dominion at Wake Forest | 7 p.m. | ACC Network
  • St. Francis (PA) at Eastern Michigan | 7 p.m. | ESPN3
  • South Dakota at Kansas | 8 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Michigan State at Northwestern | 9 p.m. | ESPN
  • Northern Colorado at Colorado | 9 p.m. | Pac-12 Network
  • South Dakota State at Colorado State | 9 p.m. | FS1

Saturday, September 4

  • UL Monroe at Kentucky | 12 p.m. | SEC Network
  • Colgate at Boston College | 12 p.m. | ACC Network
  • Western Michigan at Michigan | 12 p.m. | ESPN
  • Penn State at Wisconsin | 12 p.m. | FOX
  • Holy Cross at UConn | 12 p.m. | CBSSN
  • Stanford vs. Kansas State at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas  12 p.m. | FS1
  • Oklahoma at Tulane | 12 p.m. | ABC
  • Army at Georgia State | 12 p.m. | ESPNU
  • Fordham at Nebraska | 12 p.m. | Big Ten Network
  • Rice at Arkansas | 2 p.m. | SEC Network+
  • Fresno State at Oregon | 2 p.m. | Pac-12 Network
  • Alabama vs. Miami (Florida) at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia  3:30 p.m. | ABC
  • Marshall at Navy | 3:30 p.m. | CBSSN
  • Indiana at Iowa | 3:30 p.m. | Big Ten Network
  • West Virginia at Maryland | 3:30 p.m. | ESPN
  • Northern Iowa at Iowa State | 3:30 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Miami (Ohio) at Cincinnati | 3:30 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Louisiana Tech at Mississippi State | 4 p.m. | ESPNU
  • Central Michigan at Missouri | 4 p.m. | SEC Network
  • UMass at Pitt | 4 p.m. | ACC Network
  • Montana State at Wyoming | 4 p.m.
  • Louisiana at Texas | 4:30 p.m. | FOX
  • San Jose State at USC | 5 p.m. | Pac-12 Network
  • Campbell at Liberty | 6 p.m. | ESPN3
  • Gardner-Webb at Georgia Southern | 6 p.m. | ESPN3
  • Akron at Auburn | 7 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Eastern Illinois at South Carolina | 7 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Monmouth at Middle Tennessee | 7 p.m. | ESPN3
  • Syracuse at Ohio | 7 p.m. | CBSSN
  • Oregon State at Purdue | 7 p.m. | FS1
  • Texas Tech vs. Houston (NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas) | 7 p.m. | ESPN
  • Missouri State at Oklahoma State | 7 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Baylor at Texas State | 7 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Nicholls at Memphis | 7 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Abilene Christian at SMU | 7 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Norfolk State at Toledo | 7 p.m. | ESPN3
  • Central Arkansas at Arkansas State | 7 p.m. | ESPN3
  • Southern at Troy | 7 p.m. | ESPN3
  • FAU at Florida | 7:30 p.m. | SEC Network
  • Georgia vs. Clemson (Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, N.C.) | 7:30 p.m. | ABC
  • Northwestern State at North Texas | 7:30 p.m. | ESPN3
  • UTSA at Illinois | 7:30 p.m. | Big Ten Network
  • Northern Illinois at Georgia Tech | 7:30 p.m. | ACC Network
  • William & Mary at Virginia | 7:30 p.m. | ESPN3
  • Kent State at Texas A&M | 8 p.m. | ESPNU
  • East Tennessee State at Vanderbilt | 8 p.m. | SEC Network+
  • Southern Miss at South Alabama | 8 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Duquesne at TCU | 8 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Montana at Washington | 8 p.m. | Pac-12 Network
  • LSU at UCLA | 8:30 p.m. | FOX
  • Bethune-Cookman at UTEP | 9 p.m. | ESPN3
  • Nevada at Cal | 10:30 p.m. | FS1
  • BYU vs. Arizona (Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada) | 10:30 p.m. | ESPN
  • New Mexico State at San Diego State | 10:30 p.m. | CBSSN
  • Utah State at Washington State | 11 p.m. | Pac-12 Network

Sunday, September 5

  • Notre Dame at Florida State | 7:30 p.m. | ABC

Monday, September 6

  • Louisville vs. Ole Miss at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia 8 p.m. | ESPN

College Football TV Schedule – Week 2

Friday, September 10

  • Kansas at Coastal Carolina | 7:30 p.m. | ESPN2
  • North Carolina A&T at Duke | 8 p.m. | ACC Network
  • North Dakota at Utah State | 9 p.m. | CBSSN
  • UTEP at Boise State | 9:30 p.m. | FS1

Saturday, September 11

  • Boston College at UMass
  • Western Carolina at Oklahoma
  • Cal Poly at Fresno State
  • Illinois at Virginia | 11 a.m. | ACC Network
  • Western Kentucky at Army | 11:30 a.m. | CBSSN
  • VMI at Kent State | 11:30 a.m. | ESPN3
  • Alabama State at Auburn | 12 p.m. | SEC Network
  • South Carolina at East Carolina | 12 p.m. | ESPN2
  • Pitt at Tennessee | 12 p.m. | ESPN
  • Kennesaw State at Georgia Tech | 12 p.m. | ESPN3
  • Norfolk State at Wake Forest | 12 p.m. | ACC Network Extra
  • Youngstown State at Michigan State | 12 p.m. | Big Ten Network
  • Miami (Ohio) at Minnesota | 12 p.m. | ESPNU
  • Indiana State at Northwestern | 12 p.m. | Big Ten Network
  • Oregon at Ohio State | 12 p.m. | FOX
  • Tulsa at Oklahoma State | 12 p.m. | FS1
  • Florida at South Florida | 1 p.m. | ABC
  • Wyoming at Northern Illinois | 1:30 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Middle Tennessee at Virginia Tech | 2 p.m. | ACC Network Extra
  • Rutgers at Syracuse | 2 p.m. | ACC Network
  • Duquesne at Ohio | 2 p.m. | ESPN3
  • Toledo at Notre Dame | 2:30 p.m. | NBC
  • Purdue at UConn | 3 p.m. | CBSSN
  • Robert Morris at Central Michigan | 3 p.m. | ESPN3
  • UAB at Georgia | 3:30 p.m. | ESPN2
  • Texas A&M vs. Colorado at Empower Field at Mile High in Denver, Colorado | 3:30 p.m. | FOX
  • Buffalo at Nebraska | 3:30 p.m. | Big Ten Network
  • Ball State at Penn State | 3:30 p.m. | FS1
  • Cal at TCU | 3:30 p.m. | ESPNU
  • Temple at Akron | 3:30 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Murray State at Cincinnati | 3:30 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Air Force at Navy | 3:30 p.m. | CBS
  • Georgia Southern at FAU | 3:30 p.m. | Stadium
  • Mercer at Alabama | 4 p.m. | SEC Network
  • South Alabama at Bowling Green | 4 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Iowa at Iowa State | 4:30 p.m. | ABC
  • South Carolina State at Clemson | 5 p.m. | ACC Network
  • Long Island University at West Virginia | 5 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Illinois State at Western Michigan | 5 p.m. | ESPN3
  • Gardner-Webb at Charlotte | 6 p.m. | ESPN3
  • Lamar at UTSA | 6 p.m. | ESPN3
  • Portland State at Washington State | 6 p.m. | Pac-12 Network
  • North Carolina Central at Marshall | 6:30 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Houston at Rice | 6:30 p.m. | CBSSN
  • Bethune-Cookman at UCF | 6:30 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Texas at Arkansas | 7 p.m. | ESPN
  • NC State at Mississippi State | 7 p.m.
  • Texas State at FIU | 7 p.m. | ESPN+
  • SE Louisiana at Louisiana Tech | 7 p.m. | ESPN3
  • North Texas at SMU | 7 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Hampton at Old Dominion | 7 p.m. | ESPN3
  • Grambling at Southern Miss | 7 p.m. | ESPN3
  • Eastern Kentucky at Louisville | 7 p.m. | ACC Network Extra
  • Eastern Michigan at Wisconsin | 7 p.m. | FS1
  • Liberty at Troy | 7 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Texas Southern at Baylor | 7 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Southern Illinois at Kansas State | 7 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Stephen F. Austin at Texas Tech | 7 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Morgan State at Tulsa | 7 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Memphis at Arkansas State | 7 p.m. | ESPN+
  • Nicholls at Louisiana | 7 p.m. | ESPN3
  • New Mexico State at New Mexico | 7 p.m. | Stadium
  • Missouri at Kentucky | 7:30 p.m. | SEC Network
  • Austin Peay at Ole Miss | 7:30 p.m. | SEC Network+
  • Georgia State at North Carolina | 7:30 p.m. | ESPN3
  • Idaho at Indiana | 7:30 p.m. | Big Ten Network
  • Howard at Maryland | 7:30 p.m. | Big Ten Network
  • McNeese at LSU | 8 p.m. | SEC Network+
  • Jacksonville State at Florida State | 8 p.m. | ACC Network
  • Washington at Michigan | 8 p.m. | ABC
  • Vanderbilt at Colorado State | 10 p.m. | CBSSN
  • San Diego State at Arizona | 10 p.m. | Pac-12 Network
  • Utah at BYU | 10:15 p.m. | ESPN
  • Stanford at USC | 10:30 p.m. | FOX
  • UNLV at Arizona State | 10:30 p.m. | ESPN2
  • Hawai’i at Oregon State | 11 p.m. | FS1

2021-22 College Football Playoff Schedule

  • Peach Bowl                                                                             – Thursday, Dec. 30 | 7 p.m.
  • Cotton Bowl (Semifinal)                                                       – Friday, Dec. 31      | 3:30 or 7 p.m.
  • Orange Bowl (Semifinal)                                                      – Friday, Dec. 31      | 3:30 or 7 p.m.
  • Fiesta Bowl                                                                              – Saturday, Jan. 1    | 1 p.m.
  • Rose Bowl                                                                                – Saturday, Jan. 1    | 5 p.m.
  • Sugar Bowl                                                                               – Saturday, Jan. 1    | 8:45 p.m.
  • National Championship Game (Indianapolis, IN)          – Monday, Jan. 10   | 8 p.m.

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