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Outrageous College Football Predictions for the New Year's Six Bowls and Playoff Games

By J.P. Scott, 7 months 2 weeks ago
The 2016 college football season was one of the more exciting seasons the sport has had recently. With that being the case, it should come to the surprise of no one that the subsequent bowl season has been just as entertaining. Some unforgettable touchdowns and some very unexpected outcomes have made a usually pedestrian bowl season worth the price of admission.   Now, it's time for...

5 X-Factors for Ohio State and Clemson in the Fiesta Bowl

By Steven Lassan, 7 months 2 weeks ago
Clemson and Ohio State meet on Saturday in the Fiesta Bowl with a trip to Tampa, Fla. and a berth in the national championship up for grabs. There’s no shortage of intrigue in Glendale, Ariz. when these two teams take the field, as this game was picked by many as the No. 1 matchup of bowl season. As if the playoff implications wasn’t enough, the Fiesta Bowl features some of college...

College Football's 12 Best Position Battles to Watch in the Playoff Games

By Bryan Fischer, 7 months 2 weeks ago
The race for the national title is down to four as the College Football Playoff semifinal games are set. As fun as Alabama against Washington in the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl and Clemson vs. Ohio State in the PlayStation Fiesta Bowl are, the one-on-ones between the names on the back of the jerseys are even juicier than the ones on the front this postseason.   Whether you’re a college...

Rose Bowl Preview and Prediction: USC vs. Penn State

By Kevin McGuire, 7 months 2 weeks ago
USC and Penn State are undefeated since the start of October, which sets the stage for a possible classic matchup in the grandest of bowl games, the Rose Bowl. The USC Trojans are facing their third power conference champion of the season, with the season opening against SEC champion Alabama, facing off with Pac-12 champion Washington in Seattle and now a bowl bash with Big Ten champion...

Cotton Bowl Preview and Prediction: Western Michigan vs. Wisconsin

By J.P. Scott, 7 months 2 weeks ago
The members of the Football Writers Association of America cast votes annually for the Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award. As a member, I had the luxury of voting. If I had it my way, it would have been a tie amongst three coaches. Two of those three coaches will meet up in Arlington, Texas, on Jan. 2 and attempt to lead their teams to victory in the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic.  ...

Outback Bowl Preview and Prediction: Florida vs. Iowa

By Antwan Staley, 7 months 2 weeks ago
The 2017 Outback Bowl might not have been the bowl game the Florida Gators and the Iowa Hawkeyes had envisioned for themselves at the beginning of the season, but anytime the SEC and the Big Ten meet in a bowl game, it usually makes for an excellent game.   Florida (8-4) won the SEC East for the second straight season but much like 2015, the Gators had a disappointing end. They lost their...

Fiesta Bowl Preview and Prediction: Clemson vs. Ohio State

By Steven Lassan, 7 months 2 weeks ago
The second game of the College Football Playoff is arguably the most anticipated matchup of the bowl season, as Ohio State takes on Clemson in the Fiesta Bowl on Saturday night. The winner of this matchup will take on Alabama or Washington in Tampa, Fla. on Jan. 9 to decide the 2016 national championship.   Clemson is just 60 minutes away from back-to-back appearances in the national...

5 Reasons Why Ohio State Will Win the Fiesta Bowl

By Chip Minnich, 7 months 3 weeks ago
The 2016 Ohio State Buckeyes will arrive in Arizona, ready to show a nation of skeptics and doubters that the Buckeyes are truly worthy of being a participant in the College Football Playoff. Despite not winning The Big Ten, Ohio State was rewarded with the No. 3 seed, facing a No. 2 Clemson team that came so close to winning the title against Alabama last season.   Ever since the...

College Football’s 12 Best Position Battles to Watch in New Year's Six Bowl Games

By Bryan Fischer, 7 months 3 weeks ago
We’re hitting the home stretch of the college football bowl season and with 2017 quickly approaching, that means it is almost time for the New Year’s Six games. As good as some of the games look on paper however, some of the one-on-ones between the names on the back of the jerseys are even juicier than the ones on the front.   Whether you’re a college football fan, a...

Music City Bowl Preview and Prediction: Nebraska vs. Tennessee

By Kyle Kensing, 7 months 3 weeks ago
Either Nebraska or Tennessee will leave Nashville and the 2016 Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl singing the blues.    This postseason between college football giants of yesteryear promises to be exciting, if recent results are any indication. Big Ten representative Nebraska comes into Friday's contest with an incredible 12 games in the last two seasons decided by a...