Game Day Goulash - Yes, there's actually a bowl game tonight.
Fresno State and SMU face each other in the Hawaii Bowl Christmas Eve night (8pm ET, ESPN)in the only time young men wish they weren't in Hawaii for Christmas. (SI.com)
Manditory Johnny Manziel item of the day.
Texas A&M Heisman Trophy winning starting quarterback Johnny Manziel "can throw just as good as he can run." Because Oklahoma defensive tackle Jamarkus McFarland said so. Texas A&M and Oklahoma face each other in the 2013 Cotton Bowl. (The Norman Transcript)
Alabama QB A.J. McCarron is "a grizzled veteran."
Because Don Kausler Jr. said so. (al.com)
Cody wants a pony.
Quarterback Cody Vaz has been given the starting job for Oregon State against Texas in the Alamo Bowl. (AP/Yahoo! Sports)
And here's to you, Mr. Robinson.
Mark Snyder sees the 2013 Outback Bowl as a way for Michigan QB Denard Robinson to make up for a injury-hampered 2012 season. (The Detroit Free Press)