Arizona Football

The Colorado Curse: FBS teams that have played Buffaloes yet to win the following week





Could it be that playing Colorado gives teams a false sense of security? Whatever the reason, five Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) teams that have played the Buffaloes this season have lost the following week.

Does that mean that USC, which routed Colorado 50-6 in Los Angeles on Saturday, is in for a long afternoon next week at Arizona Stadium?

“We have a tougher challenge next week,” USC quarterback Matt Barkley told a Pac-12 Network interviewer after the game. “But if we prepare the way we did this week, we should be in good shape.”

One of USC’s challenges, it seems, is to overcome the Colorado Curse. Here’s the result of FBS opponents that have faced the Buffaloes this season:

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Site publisher, writer and editor Javier Morales is a former Arizona Press Club award winner



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