College Football’s Top Five Atmospheres From Week 8

by PeteSnydes

Photo courtesy of Ole Miss athletics

It was another outstanding week in college football.

Two top-10 teams went down at the hand of unranked opponents. There were also some electric atmospheres.

Here’s a look back on the five best from Week 8:

Honorable Mention – Kidd Brewer Stadium

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5. Heinz Field

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Photo courtesy of Pittsburgh athletics

It might be time to start a petition to get this great fan base its own football stadium. It’s hard to get the true feel of a great college football atmosphere when the upper bowl of an NFL stadium is all but empty. College football games are meant to be sold out and packed to the absolute brim.

4. Bryant-Denny Stadium

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Photo courtesy of Alabama athletics

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3. Jack Trice Stadium

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Photo courtesy of Iowa State Athletics

It’s not heaven. It’s Ames, Iowa.

2. Notre Dame Stadium

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Photo credit: Matt Freeman/Irish Sports Daily

Due to COVID-19, Notre Dame and USC did not meet in 2020 for the first time in 75 years. Oh, how good it feels to be back.

1. Vaught-Hemingway Stadium

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Photo credit: Brad Logan/BleavInOleMiss Podcast

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