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Top 5 Sugar Bowl Performances of the BCS Era

Athlon Sports ranks the best Sugar Bowl performances of the BCS Era.
<p> Athlon Sports ranks the best Sugar Bowl performances of the BCS Era.</p>

With the 15th season of BCS bowl action about to take place, Athlon reviewed the tapes of the four (now five) biggest bowl games in college football. Since 1998, teams have been fighting to land a spot in the BCS and here are the players who made the most of their opportunities.

Top 10 Worst BCS Bowl Performances

Athlon Sports ranks the teams who didn't do too well in the BCS spotlight
<p> Athlon Sports ranks the teams who didn't do too well in the BCS spotlight</p>

With the 15th season of BCS bowl action just about ready to kickoff, Athlon reviewed the tapes of the four (now five) biggest bowl games in college football. Since 1998, teams have been fighting to land a spot in the BCS and here are those teams whose performances didn’t live up to the spotlight and prestige attached to the bowl they played in.

Pinstripe Bowl Preview and Prediction: West Virginia vs. Syracuse

Can Syracuse slow down West Virginia's high-powered offense?
<p> Pinstripe Bowl Preview and Prediction: West Virginia vs. Syracuse</p>

The third annual bowl game at Yankee Stadium may technically be a matchup between the Big 12’s West Virginia Mountaineers and the Big East’s Syracuse Orange. But the reality is that this is a grudge match between former Big East rivals who first played in 1945 and have played every year since 1955.

How the 2012 All-Big East Team Ranked as High School Recruits

How did the 2012 All-Big East team rank as high school prospects?
<p> How the 2012 All-Big East Team Ranked as High School Recruits</p>

The merits of recruiting rankings are debated in every sports bar and around every water cooler in the nation. Athlon continues its look at how each all-conference team ranked as high school recruits with the first-team All-Big East team.

Related: College Football's 2012 All-American Team as Recruits

2012 Offensive All-Big East Team as Recruits

15 Craziest, Weirdest and Oddest Moments in College Football 2012

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