BOCA RATON, FL – SEPTEMBER 1: Head coach Lane Kiffin of the Florida Atlantic Owls throws the ball prior to the game against the Navy Midshipmen on September 1, 2017 at FAU Stadium in Boca Raton, Florida. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)Lane Kiffin and his FAU football program are set to open the 2018 college football season on a big stage, as the Owls are taking on College Football Playoff contender Oklahoma.Kiffin’s team is coming off a very successful 2017 season, and expectations are high for this fall, but the Sooners are loaded.Oklahoma, unsurprisingly, is a big favorite this afternoon. The Sooners are listed as a 20-plus point favorite at most sportsbooks.Kiffin was asked about today’s game during an appearance on The Dan Patrick Show on Friday.“Yeah, cause the chances of us beating Oklahoma are really good,” Kiffin said of the point spread. “Have you ever seen their players? And have you seen ours? Wait until you watch the game in the first quarter before we’re getting blown out.”OK then, Lane.Oklahoma and FAU are set to kick off at noon. The game is on FOX.