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The college football season is winding down and unlike other professional sports there is no playoff system, well at least not yet. Without a playoff system the college football teams that want to play longer have to hope for a bowl bid.
In order to get into a bowl game a team must become bowl eligible by getting a certain amount of wins. The bowl run goes hand-in hand with the run to win a division or conference to get into a big conference championship game.
College football’s bowl schedule has been released for the 2011-12 season, featuring 35 games in 23 days and ending with the Allstate BCS National Championship Game Jan. 9 in New Orleans. The bowl season will open Dec. 17 with three …