Orange Bowl

STATE COLLEGE, PA - NOVEMBER 29:  Jeremy Langford #33 of the Michigan State Spartans carries the ball for a touchdown during the fourth quarter against the Penn State Nittany Lions at Beaver Stadium on November 29, 2014 in State College, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

‘New Year’s Six’ Bowls Offer Compelling Individual Matchups

It isn’t just the quality of the teams that make the best bowl games so intriguing.

97.1 The Ticket–12/30/2014

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - DECEMBER 07: Devin Smith #9 of the Ohio State Buckeyes can't come up with a fourth quarter pass in front of Darqueze Dennard #31 of the Michigan State Spartans during the Big 10 Conference Championship Game at Lucas Oil Stadium on December 7, 2013 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Michigan State won the game 34-24. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

No. 7 Ohio State-No. 12 Clemson In Orange Bowl

The Bowl Championship Series came calling once again for Ohio State, albeit not the game the Buckeyes wanted.

97.1 The Ticket–12/09/2013

LINCOLN, NE - NOVEMBER 16: Michigan State Spartans head coach Mark Dantonio watches during their game against the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Memorial Stadium on November 16, 2013 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

Spartans Will Feast On BCS Oranges While Wolverines Will Eat Wings

If you believe Sports Illustrated’s Stewart Mandel, Michigan State will finally get to a BCS game this season and they don’t have to win the Big 10 to do it.

97.1 The Ticket–11/18/2013

CLEMSON, SC - AUGUST 31: A view of the BCS National Championship Trophy during their game at Memorial Stadium on August 31, 2013 in Clemson, South Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Which BCS Buster Has Inside Track To The Bowl Championship Series?

Northern Illinois looks to become the second back-to-back BCS Buster in the history of the BCS, joining TCU. Fresno State, currently the top team in the BCS-busting Mountain West Conference, is looking to reach their first BCS bowl game. So, who has the best shot?