The second coming of Pat Devlin

Updated: December 16, 2010, 4:00 PM ET
By Bruce Feldman

Bowl season starts on Saturday with the UTEP Miners going against the Brigham Young Cougars in the New Mexico Bowl. I'm going to go ahead and pick the first three bowls -- New Mexico, Humanitarian and New Orleans.

For the whole bowl schedule, go here; if you're interested in the betting side of bowl games, my friend and editor at ESPN The Magazine, Chad Millman, did a piece on the first crop of games here.

College Football Pick Center is also a good resource.

Bowl Picks, Take I