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Bowl Predictions

Bowl projections from a variety of college football experts, compiled every Monday after October 1.

Bowl Projections – Compiled from the web, November 12, 2012

Every week we gather bowl projections from several sources and post them for your review and comment.  We also make a prediction on one bowl game that may seem unlikely on the surface. We explain how it could happen, and why it is not too far of a stretch. A few weeks ago, I predicted a Rose Bowl matchup of Wisconsin versus Notre Dame [ . . read more . . ]

ACC Bowl Projections – By an ACC fan

I never would have believed someone if they said after week 10 of the season, the ACC would have only three bowl eligible teams.  I would have been even more shocked if they told me that Duke would be one of those teams.  But as of now, the ACC has only three teams that are bowl eligible.   That should improve — with the [ . . read more . . ]

Bowl Projections – Updated November 5, 2012

Every week, we gather bowl projections from leading web sources and put them together in one place, so you can compare, or see where experts think your team is heading.   We also make one bowl projection of our own, and explain our rationale for it.  So far, we picked Wisconsin vs. Notre Dame in the Rose Bowl, and Boise State vs. [ . . read more . . ]

Bowl Projections — October 29, 2012

Only six undefeated teams remain on the Road To Miami, after this past weekend saw five teams that had been undefeated lose.  The number could get even smaller next week.  Of the six remaining undefeated teams, one is ineligible for post-season play (Ohio State), and two others, Alabama and Oregon, will go on the road to face [ . . read more . . ]

Bowl picture……Six up, Six down

We are at the halfway point of what’s been a terrific season to this point. I was looking at the projected bowl matchups and realized we have the potential for some major surprises on the horizon. A quick look into my crystal ball and I see six prominent teams that will struggle to make a bowl.  A closer look reveals six more [ . . read more . . ]

Bowl Game Projections – October 15, 2012

This past weekend, several teams become eligible for the college football post-season, including Northwestern, Kansas State, Florida, Mississippi State, Alabama and LSU. Nevada, Tulsa, Toledo, Northern Illinois, Notre Dame, Louisville and Rutgers are also apart of the list. As we get closer to bowl season, we’ll gather and post the [ . . read more . . ]

Updated Bowl Projections – October 8, 2012

The Ohio Bobcats, off to a surprising 6-0 start including a win at Penn State, became the first team to earn bowl eligibility this season when they defeated Buffalo Saturday.  Also becoming bowl eligible on Saturday were the South Carolina Gamecocks and Oregon Ducks.  With another 19 teams trying to become bowl eligible this Saturday, [ . . read more . . ]

BOWL PROJECTIONS – October 1, 2012

Starting today until bowl teams  are announced on December 1, we will gather and publish bowl projections from college football experts every Monday.   This week, we are launching with picks from Mark Schlabach and Brad Edwards, ESPN.com writers and Jerry Palm from CBSsports.com.  As the season goes on, we’ll add a few [ . . read more . . ]