The college football season gets underway August 26 and runs through the National Championship Game on January 8. on FOX, while ESPN has marquee matchups Florida State-Alabama in week one and Oklahoma-Ohio State. This College Football TV Schedule is manually compiled from media sources, college websites, and a satellite program Northern Colorado at Florida, pm, SEC Network / Watch ESPN .. SEC game TBA, pm, CBS / CBS Video. A detailed look at every college football bowl game set to be played following the season. culminating with the College Football Playoff National Championship on Jan. 28, Military, Annapolis, Md. p.m. (ESPN).