ESPN's weekly college football coverage starts with an exclusive Thursday night primetime game between two teams from mid-major conferences. The network also holds the television broadcast rights for numerous major conferences, such as the Big Ten, the Atlantic Coast Conference and the Mid-American Conference.
ESPN’s Saturday college football coverage is best known for the College Gameday broadcast from the site of the day's most significant game. The show features analysts Kirk Herbstreit, Rece Davis, David Pollack, Desmond Howard and Lee Corso. At the end of the show, Corso announces his pick for the featured game by wearing the headgear of that team.