2009 ACC Football Predictions: Bowls

For the second consecutive year, I'll pick the ACC football season week-by-week with updated standings and pithy comments on each post.

2009-10 ACC Bowl Pairings
Bowl Date ACC Opponent
Orange Jan. 5 Clemson South Florida
Peach Dec. 31 Virginia Tech Ole Miss
Gator Jan. 1 Florida State Notre Dame
Tangerine Dec. 29 Georgia Tech Illinois
Music City Dec. 27 Miami Tennessee
Nut Dec. 26 North Carolina Stanford
Tire Dec. 26 NC State Cincinnati
Congressional Dec. 29 Maryland Memphis
Mobile Jan. 6 Boston College Ohio

Pithy Comments

- Clemson goes to the Orange Bowl as the ACC Champion.
- Virginia Tech makes its third trip to Atlanta of the season.
- Florida State goes to its first Gator Bowl since January 2005.
- Georgia Tech goes to its first Champs Sports Bowl since 2004.
- The Meineke Car Care Bowl and EagleBank Bowl both get local teams.
- Miami avoids a second consecutive trip to San Francisco and goes to its first Music City Bowl.

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