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Here are the key players and storylines for every college football bowl game, including the playoff.
- New Year's 6 set; Michigan-Bama in Citrus Bowl
- Baylor loses Brewer after big hits in Big 12 loss
- OSU's Hubbard, Baylor's Lynch win Big 12 honors
- Utes, Sooners up a spot as CFP top 4 unchanged
From final scores to top performances, we predict what to expect in every bowl game this season.
Baylor and Georgia will meet in the Sugar Bowl; Virginia and Florida face off in the Orange Bowl; Oregon will see Wisconsin in the Rose Bowl; Memphis will clash with Penn State in the Cotton Bowl.
See how our experts envision the entire bowl schedule with the final selections so close to being announced.
Three teams remain undefeated, but the Tigers make the best case for being No. 1.
Baylor hung around in a physical game, but Oklahoma trusted its defense and red zone game behind Jalen Hurts.
Rhamondre Stevenson had a 5-yard touchdown run in overtime and No. 6 Oklahoma made its bid for another playoff berth with a 30-23 win over No. 8 Baylor in the Big 12 championship game Saturday.
Erring "on the side of caution," Baylor coach Matt Rhule ruled Charlie Brewer out for the remainder of the Big 12 title game after two bigs hits, including one where the QB's helmet hit the turf on a sack by Oklahoma's Kenneth Murray.
LSU's 37-10 win against Georgia in the SEC title game likely opened up a top-four spot for Oklahoma and perhaps moved the Tigers past Ohio State for No. 1.
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