Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 12/29/12

BATON ROUGE, LA - SEPTEMBER 25: Quarterback Geno Smith of the West Virginia Mountaineers in action against the Louisiana State University Tigers at Tiger Stadium on September 25, 2010 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
For some, not every bowl game is worth watching.  But we all saw what West Virginia did to Clemson in last year's Orange Bowl, a 70-33 blowout win for the Mountaineers.  This season, WVU started 5-0 behind ridiculous play from QB Geno Smith.  However, due to their horrendous defense, ranked 116th in points allowed, West Virginia slid to just 7-5 before qualifying for the Pinstripe Bowl.  Syracuse has been up and down all season, but without question have been a part of some exciting games.  The Pinstripe Bowl will be played on Saturday at 3:15 in the Bronx at Yankee Stadium. Click below for five good reasons to tune in to ESPN and watch.
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