I'll certainly have more thoughts (and predictions) on the games later, but here's what comes to mind right off. Rose Bowl Ohio State vs. Oregon January 1st, Pasadena, California No surprise here. If the Rose Bowl has the option of taking the Pac 10 and Big 10 conference winners, they almost always will do so.
My Christmas wish of a playoff in Division 1A football did not come true this year, and the new year approaches, so it's time to start thinking about the BCS games starting next week. [...]