Georgia head coach Mark Richt is in favor of a playoff system, so long as it follows a few ideals that will keep alive the tradition of a bowl season and not threaten the sport with too large a pool of teams vying for a shot at the title game.
The emotions of a devastating loss to UCF in last season's Liberty Bowl, which cemented UGA's first losing season in 15 years and ushered off the team's seniors with a wimper, are still fresh for the Bulldogs, and they want to avoid a repeat.
The Rising Seniors program and its Georgia Junior Bowl this weekend in Atlanta give nearly 100 high school juniors a chance to showcase their talents while gaining valuable lessons on how to be successful in life beyond football.
Georgia DC Todd Grantham says Bacarri Rambo is an NFL draft choice -- period. It's just a matter of what the standout junior safety wants to do with that, but Rambo will wait until closer to the Jan. 15 deadline to decide.
Sparty doesn't have a stellar bowl record, as MSU's seniors are looking for the first bowl win of their careers. But they can't be discounted, as these seniors have helped MSU own one of the top defenses in the country.