Found November 27, 2012 on
This is the time of the year where many people express what they are thankful for, as was the case with the most recent Discover Fan Loyalty Poll. College football fans across the country were asked which members of their favorite team they were most thankful for this Holiday season, as well as with whom they would prefer to sit down to Thanksgiving Dinner. Make sure to read further to find out the results. Yet while championship weekend is upon us, at least one team does not seem thankful for the opportunity that was literally handed to them from another team.
The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets will be playing this Saturday for the ACC Championship against the Florida State Seminoles. This was an opportunity that was literally give to them by another team. I am not talking that a team committed too many turnovers in leading to a Georgia Tech win to clinch this spot. I am not even talking about the fact that the ACC should have been divided better so that the Clemson Tigers were facing...
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Coach Paul Johnson knows that Georgia Tech is at a strange crossroads to a bizarre season.
If the Yellow Jackets upset No. 13 Florida State in the ACC championship game, they clinch a spot in the Orange Bowl.
If they lose, it might take an NCAA waiver for lower-tier bowls even to offer them an invitation.
But Johnson says he isn't concerned about Georgia Tech's postseason...
Georgia Tech got a boost Monday when leading rusher Orwin Smith said he's returning to practice and hopes to play in the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game.
The senior missed last Saturday's 42-10 loss to No. 3 Georgia with a sprained right ankle and didn't practice Monday, but said he ''definitely'' plans to practice Tuesday and hopes to play...
(Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)Pretty bad thanks to Miami and UNC.So bad that if Georgia Tech (6-6) loses to Florida State, the Yellow Jackets will be probably be home for the holidays.Here is what ESPN’s Brett McMurphy has to say about GT and an NCAA exemption that is needed for a 6-7 team to go to a bowl game:The Yellow Jackets finished in a three-way tie for the ACC's Coastal...
A quick look at Illinois' Wednesday opponent -- the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets
A few key notes to track tonight as Illinois takes on Georgia Tech in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge.