No. 19 Colorado has been the talk of the entire sports world -- not just college football -- as the Deion Sanders era in Boulder, Colorado, is off to a 3-0 start in the 2023 season.
now it's time for Coach Prime and the Buffaloes to stare their toughest test yet directly in the face as they are welcomed into Autzen Stadium on Saturday by No. 10 Oregon.
Colorado vs. Oregon game today Led by Heisman candidate Bo Nix at quarterback, many believe the Ducks will be the ones to bring Colorado back down to Earth amid the Buffs' dream start to the season.
Ducks quarterback Bo Nix broke out during his first season in Eugene, Oregon, and has only improved during the team's 3-0 start.
In a come-from-behind victory over Texas Tech, Nix led the Ducks in both yards passing and rushing to outlast a hungry Red Raiders squad. Oregon scored on its final three drives to pull off the 38-30 victory.
The Buffaloes have played three completely different game scripts against talented opponents, but survived each time. TCU forced Colorado into a shootout.
Colorado offensive coordinator Sean Lewis has done a masterful job of keeping the game outside of the box and utilizing the short passing game to make up for a sputtering rushing attack.
Oregon presents Colorado its biggest challenge by far, but the Buffaloes are comfortable getting into a shootout with their high-powered offense.
Shedeur Sanders has thrown for more than 1,200 yards in just three games and will get his against Oregon. The Ducks come away victorious.