Thursday, November 26, 2015

Could the 2016 Music City Bowl Bring Us Georgia Vs. Penn St. For The First Time Since The 1983 Sugar Bowl?


Action from 2015 Music City Bowl. Image via unhid.com.

Continuing on with SWRT's look at the various bowl projections after Week 12, here are the current projections for Nashville's Music City Bowl.



Official Bowl Name: Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl

Location: LP Field, Nashville, Tn.

Date: Dec 30, 2015

Conference Affiliations: ACC or the Big Ten vs. SEC

Last year's final score: Noter Dame defeated LSU 31-28

Teams the experts are projecting to be invited to play:

Brett McMurphy, ESPN
Tennessee vs. Nebraska

Mark Schlabach, ESPN
Texas A&M vs Louisville

Stewart Mandel, FOX Sports
Georgia vs. Penn State

Jerry Palm, CBS Sports
Ole Miss vs. Penn St.

Jason Kirk, SB*Nation
Georgia vs. Pitt

Bryan Fischer, Bleacher Report
Penn St. vs. Arkansas

Steve Lassan, Athlon Sports
Penn St. vs. Georgia

Bill Bender, Sporting News
Penn St. Vs. Arkansas

Brant Parsons, The Orlando Sentinel
Nebraska vs. Tennessee

Pete Fiutak, Campus Insiders
Duke vs. Arkansas

College Sports Madness
Georgia vs. Louisville

Many of the analysts believe it will be Penn St. winding up in Nashville when everything is said and done.

A couple of analysts project a Georgia vs. Penn St. Music City Bowl, which would mark the first time the two teams have faced each other since the Nittany Lions beat the Dawgs for the national title the 1983 Sugar Bowl.







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