No. 8 Washington and No. 9 Wisconsin are both in action on Friday night. Why college football has Sunday and Monday games in Week 1 It's similar to how the NFL schedule spreads into Saturday, once college football is done. 2. TV networks love having games every night. Live sports are the. Listed below is the college football schedule (FBS) for Sunday, Sept. 3 through Saturday, Sept. Time and television will be updated as they are.