Fresno State Football Begins Practice

Fresno, CA, USA With 27 days to go before the season opener at Rutgers, Fresno State officially kicked off one of the most highly anticipated seasons in years with the team's first practice of 2008

Tuesday's scorching temperatures caused a few Bulldogs to go down with cramps, but the players said it's that type of weather that really helps them prepare for the season.

It's not just top 25 expectations this teams kicks off the '08 campaign with, they were also the preseason favorite to win the WAC. Fresno State is hoping to become the third conference team in as many years to finish the season in a BCS bowl game.

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