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NIU in Orange? Blame the BCS

Updated: December 3, 2012, 4:05 PM ET
By Gene Wojciechowski | ESPN.com

A slightly abridged version of BMOC ...

15. Bowl bashing

I have no statistical evidence to support this, but here's guessing that more has been written about Northern Illinois football in the past 24 hours than in the previous 24 years.

I'm thrilled that the Huskies will play Florida State in the Discover Orange Bowl for three reasons:

1. Everybody loves an underdog, and the little fellas ...

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