It's the most wonderful time o' the year!

The season is here and like I predicted, it's hot. OK, predicting hot weather in the area in early September isn't exactly going out on a limb. This I do know: it's always a blast working the games. Below is a Week 1 recap as well as Harry's look ahead. Thanks for looking. 

The Old Dominion University football team runs out on the field to the 40th consecutive sellout crowd prior to the start of ODU's 54-21 win, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 at Foreman Field in Norfolk.  (Jason Hirschfeld | The Virginian-Pilot)

The Old Dominion University football team runs out on the field to the 40th consecutive sellout crowd prior to the start of ODU's 54-21 win, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 at Foreman Field in Norfolk. 

(Jason Hirschfeld | The Virginian-Pilot)

Old Dominion's Ray Lawry dives across the pylon for a first half touchdown over Hampton, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 at Foreman Field in Norfolk.  (Jason Hirschfeld | The Virginian-Pilot)

Old Dominion's Ray Lawry dives across the pylon for a first half touchdown over Hampton, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 at Foreman Field in Norfolk. 

(Jason Hirschfeld | The Virginian-Pilot)

Old Dominion's Miles Fox, center, celebrates a three-and-out forcing Hampton to punt in the second quarter, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 at Foreman Field in Norfolk.  (Jason Hirschfeld | The Virginian-Pilot)

Old Dominion's Miles Fox, center, celebrates a three-and-out forcing Hampton to punt in the second quarter, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 at Foreman Field in Norfolk. 

(Jason Hirschfeld | The Virginian-Pilot)

Teammates celebrate with Old Dominion's Jeremy Cox, center with ball, after he scored a fourth quarter touchdown during ODU's 54-21 win, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 at Foreman Field in Norfolk.  (Jason Hirschfeld | The Virginian-Pilot)

Teammates celebrate with Old Dominion's Jeremy Cox, center with ball, after he scored a fourth quarter touchdown during ODU's 54-21 win, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 at Foreman Field in Norfolk. 

(Jason Hirschfeld | The Virginian-Pilot)

Old Dominion's Jonathan Duhart runs for a third quarter gain past Hampton's Dereon Carr during ODU's 54-21 win, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 at Foreman Field in Norfolk.  (Jason Hirschfeld | The Virginian-Pilot)

Old Dominion's Jonathan Duhart runs for a third quarter gain past Hampton's Dereon Carr during ODU's 54-21 win, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 at Foreman Field in Norfolk. 

(Jason Hirschfeld | The Virginian-Pilot)

Old Dominion's Oshane Ximines sacks Hampton quarterback Jaylian Williamson in the third quarter of ODU's 54-21 win, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 at Foreman Field in Norfolk.

Old Dominion's Oshane Ximines sacks Hampton quarterback Jaylian Williamson in the third quarter of ODU's 54-21 win, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 at Foreman Field in Norfolk.

Old Dominion's Ray Lawry finds a seam past Hampton defender Myles Morris for a second quarter gain, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 at Foreman Field in Norfolk.  (Jason Hirschfeld | The Virginian-Pilot) 

Old Dominion's Ray Lawry finds a seam past Hampton defender Myles Morris for a second quarter gain, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 at Foreman Field in Norfolk. 

(Jason Hirschfeld | The Virginian-Pilot) 

Old Dominion's Marvin Branch runs for a gain in the third quarter of ODU's 54-21 win over Hampton, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 at Foreman Field in Norfolk.  (Jason HIrschfeld | The Virginian-Pilot)

Old Dominion's Marvin Branch runs for a gain in the third quarter of ODU's 54-21 win over Hampton, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 at Foreman Field in Norfolk. 

(Jason HIrschfeld | The Virginian-Pilot)

Old DOminion head coach Bobby Wilder and the 2016 Monarchs prepare to take the field for their season opener, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 at ODU in Norfolk.  (Jason Hirschfeld | The Virginian-Pilot)

Old DOminion head coach Bobby Wilder and the 2016 Monarchs prepare to take the field for their season opener, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 at ODU in Norfolk. 

(Jason Hirschfeld | The Virginian-Pilot)