|2020 Colorado Buffaloes football|
|Record||4–2 (3–1 Pac-12)|
|Offensive coordinator||Darrin Chiaverini (1st season)|
|Defensive coordinator||Tyson Summers (2nd season)|
|Home stadium||Folsom Field|
|2020 Pac-12 Conference football standings|
|No. 21 USC xy||5||–||0||5||–||1|
|Championship: Oregon 31, USC 24|
Rankings from AP Poll.
The 2020 Colorado Buffaloes football team represented the University of Colorado Boulder during the 2020 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The Buffaloes were led by first-year lead coach Karl Dorrell and played their home games on campus at Folsom Field as a member of the South Division of the Pac-12 Conference.
On August 11, 2020, the Pac-12 Conference suspended all fall sports competitions due to the COVID-19 pandemic. On September 3, the Pac-12 announced a resumption of the 2020 football season featuring a seven-game conference-only schedule, starting on November 7 and ending with the Pac-12 Championship game on December 18.
Main article: 2019 Colorado Buffaloes football team
The Buffaloes finished the 2019 season 5–7 and 3–6 in Pac-12 play to finish in fifth place in the South Division.
|Karl Dorrell||Head Coach|
|Darrin Chiaverini||Offensive Coordinator/Wide Receivers Coach|
|Tyson Summers||Defensive Coordinator/Inside Linebackers Coach|
|Taylor Embree||Tight Ends Coach|
|Darian Hagan||Running Backs Coach|
|Danny Langsdorf||Pass Game Coordinator/ Quarterbacks Coach|
|Demetrice Martin||Cornerbacks Coach|
|Brett Maxie||Safeties Coach|
|Brian Michalowski||Outside Linebackers Coach|
|Mitch Rodrigue||Offensive Line Coach|
|Chris Wilson||Defensive Line Coach|
Colorado had games scheduled against Colorado State, Fresno State and Texas A&M. These games were canceled on July 10, due to the Pac-12 Conference's decision to play a conference-only schedule due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
|November 7||5:00 p.m.||UCLA||ESPN2||W 48–42||554|
|November 14||1:30 p.m.||at Stanford||ESPN||W 35–32||—|
|at ||No Contest|
|November 28||3:00 p.m.||San Diego State*||P12N||W 20–10||—|
|December 5||5:00 p.m.||at Arizona||FS1||W 24–13||—|
|December 12||10:00 a.m.||Utah||No. 21||FOX||L 21–38||—|
|vs. ||No. 25||No Contest|
|December 29||7:00 p.m.||vs. No. 20 Texas*||ESPN||L 23–55||10,822|
|Nov. 9||1||Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week||Jarek Broussard||RB|
|Nov. 16||2||Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week||Sam Noyer||QB|
|Nov. 16||2||Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week||Nate Landman||LB|
|Nov. 29||9[a]||Walter Camp National Defensive Player of the Week||Nate Landman||LB|
|Nov. 30||4||Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week||Nate Landman (2)||LB|
|Dec. 7||5||Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week||Jarek Broussard (2)||RB|
See also: 2021 NFL Draft
|6||197||William Sherman||OT||New England Patriots|