Bowl Mania: TV schedule and picks for every 2021-22 college bowl game

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For all of my degenerate gamblers and avid college football fans, we made it. This week is the start of bowl season in college football. We are wrapping up 2021 with non-stop football action from now until the second Monday in January. I will be picking the winners for every important or noteworthy bowl game, including a breakdown of the College Football Playoffs and New Year Six bowl games.

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TaxAct Texas Bowl: LSU v. Kansas State (- 1.5) Jan.4, 9 p.m. EST ESPN Listen here for more LSU coverage:

Pick: K-State

Outback Bowl: Arkansas v. Penn State (-2.5) Jan. 1, 12 p.m. EST ESPN2
Pick: Arkansas

VRBO Citrus Bowl: Kentucky v. Iowa (+2.5) Jan. 1, 1 p.m. ESPN
Pick: UK

Tony the Tiger Sun Bowl: Miami v. Washington State (+2.5) Dec. 31, 12 p.m. EST CBS
Pick: Washington State

TaxSlayer Gator Bowl: Wake Forrest v. Texas A&M (-7) Dec. 31, 11 a.m. EST ESPN
Pick: Texas A&M

TransPerfect Music City Bowl: Purdue v. Tennessee (-4) Dec. 30, 3 p.m. EST ESPN
Pick: Purdue

Las Vegas Bowl: Arizona State v. Wisconsin (-7) Dec. 30, 10:30 p.m. EST ESPN
Pick: ASU

AutoZone Liberty Bowl: Texas Tech v. Mississippi State (-8.5) Dec. 28, 6:45 p.m. EST ESPN
Pick: Miss State

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Valero Alamo Bowl: Oklahoma v. Oregon (-4.5) Dec. 29, 9:15 p.m. EST ESPN
Pick: Oregon

Duke's Mayo Bowl: North Carolina v. South Carolina (-7.5) Dec. 30, 11:30 a.m. EST ESPN
Pick: UNC

Cheez-It Bowl: Clemson v. Iowa State (-1.5) Dec. 29, 5:45 p.m. EST ESPN Pick: Clemson

Holiday Bowl: NC State v UCLA (-1.5) Dec. 28, 8 p.m. EST FOX
Pick: UCLA

New Era Pinstripe Bowl: Virginia Tech v. Maryland (-1) Dec. 29, 2:15 p.m. EST ESPN
Pick: Maryland

Birmingham Bowl: Houston v. Auburn (+3) Dec. 28, 12 p.m. EST ESPN

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Pick: Houston

Military Bowl: Boston College v. East Carolina (+3) Dec 27, 2:30 p.m. EST ESPN
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Pick: Boston College

Union Home Mortgage Gasparilla Bowl: UCF v. Florida (-6.5) Dec. 23, 7 p.m. EST ESPN
Pick: UCF

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