Yeah, it’s May, but CBS Sports’ Jerry Palm published his way-too-early bowl projections for 2014.
Eleven SEC teams are projected to go bowling, and Alabama is projected to be in the College Football Playoff, along with Oklahoma, Florida State and Ohio State.
Auburn and South Carolina are projected as bowl invitees based on the selection committee’s vote, with Auburn in the Orange Bowl and South Carolina in the Peach Bowl as an at-large bid.
Here are all 11 SEC teams’ projections:
College Football Playoff
Sugar Bowl: Alabama vs. Oklahoma
Rose Bowl: Florida State vs. Ohio State
Selection Committee Bowl Games
Orange Bowl: Auburn vs. Clemson
Peach Bowl: South Carolina vs. Cincinnati
Other Bowl Games
TaxSlayer Bowl: Ole Miss vs. Iowa
Outback Bowl: Georgia vs. Michigan
Capital One Bowl: LSU vs. Michigan State
Compass Bowl: Tennessee vs. Memphis
Liberty Bowl: Missouri vs. Texas
Music City Bowl: Mississippi State vs. North Carolina
Belk Bowl: Florida vs. Virginia Tech
Texas Bowl: Texas A&M vs. Texas Tech
Not projected to go bowling:
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