Technically speaking, two more weeks of regular-season college football action remain, but the only game in Week 15 is the Army-Navy game, which means that this week’s slate is the finale.
Notre Dame is set to play in the BCS championship game, but the opponent is yet to be determined. That, and other BCS bowl games, will be narrowed down as the conference championships are played this week.
MAC Championship Game: Kent State Golden Flashes vs. Northern Illinois Huskies
Odds: Northern Illinois -5
This game could have an effect on the BCS bowl picture. The final at-large spot in the five-game BCS pool will come down to one of these teams: Oklahoma, Boise State and the winner of this game in Detroit. Kent State and Northern Illinois need to finish in the top 16 of the BCS standings, and they’re just outside the top 16 at the moment. Boise State could finish ahead of either team, but the Broncos play Nevada in the season finale and might not enjoy much of a strength-of-schedule boost as...