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Bowl Game Predictions: College Football Picks for Every Bowl Game in 2020-21

Justin Fields, Ohio State Buckeyes Football

Justin Fields, Ohio State Buckeyes Football

College football’s 2020-21 bowl season kicks off on Monday, Dec. 21, and continues until the national championship in Miami Gardens, Fla., on Jan. 11. With the bowl lineup set and pick’em contests set to start on Dec. 21, three writers for Athlon Sports share predictions for every bowl.

Just one game is scheduled for Monday, but two contests are slated for Tuesday and Wednesday, before one matchup on Dec. 24. The bowl slate resumes after Christmas with four games on Dec. 26 and continues with matchups slated on Dec. 29-30 and again from Dec. 31-Jan. 2. The Jan. 1 schedule features four games, including the start of the CFB Playoff with semifinals between Alabama-Notre Dame and Clemson-Ohio State, along with the Peach and Citrus Bowls.

College Football's 2020-21 Bowl Predictions and Picks


Steven Lassan

Mark Ross

Ben Weinrib

Myrtle Beach North Texas vs. App. State

Boca Raton UCF vs. BYU

Famous Idaho Potato Tulane vs. Nevada

New Orleans La. Tech vs. Ga. Southern

Montgomery Memphis vs. FAU

New Mexico Hawaii vs. Houston

Camellia Buffalo vs. Marshall

Cure Coastal Carolina vs. Liberty

Gasparilla UAB vs South Carolina (CANCELED)

First Responder UTSA vs. Louisiana

LendingTree WKU vs. Georgia State

Cheez-It Oklahoma State vs. Miami

Alamo Texas vs. Colorado

Duke's Mayo Wake Forest vs. Wisconsin

Music City Missouri vs. Iowa (CANCELED)

Texas Arkansas vs. TCU (CANCELED)

Liberty West Virginia vs. Army

Armed Forces Tulsa vs. Miss. State

Arizona Ball State vs. San Jose State

Citrus Auburn vs. Northwestern

Gator NC State vs.

Outback Ole Miss vs.

Cotton Florida vs. Oklahoma

Peach Georgia vs. Cincinnati

Orange Texas A&M vs.
North Carolina

Fiesta Oregon vs. Iowa State

Rose/CFB Semifinal Notre Dame vs. Alabama

Sugar/CFB Semifinal Ohio State vs. Clemson

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