Happy New Year, everyone. Big day of bowls for the ACC, beginning with N.C. State taking on Vanderbilt in the Music City bowl at noon. Georgia Tech meets USC in the Sun Bowl at 2 p.m. The best game’s at 7:30, when Clemson and LSU square off in the Chick-fil-A. Gambling picks on all these games are here. Bowl guide is 12-7 against the spread and looking for more.
The ACC is 1-1 in bowls so far, with Duke losing a heartbreaker to Cincy and Virginia Tech outlasting Rutgers.
Speaking of which, Andy posted his five thoughts on the Russell Athletic Bowl, with some emphasis on the coaching staff.
-Alfred Morris runs for 200 yards as the Redskins beat the Cowboys to claim the NFL East title. They’ll host the Seahawks next week in the first round of the playoffs.