Written by Jeff Risdon on December 18, 2015
It’s finally Bowl season! The collegiate postseason kicks off on Saturday, Dec. 19th with five games. While they might be lower-rung in appeal, it’s still real football and every game has at least a couple of draft-worthy watches.
Gildan New Mexico Bowl
Arizona vs. New Mexico, 2 PM on ESPN
This is always one of my favorite bowls, in no small part because it’s always the first one to kick off. It’s usually a pretty strong matchup too. A couple of years ago my official draft crush on Weston Richburg was cemented in Colorado State’s win.
I don’t see my draft crush anywhere near this game this year, but it’s still got a couple of players I want to see a lot more of. Arizona tackle Lene Maiava earned a Shrine Game berth, though he’s strictly a guard at the next level. He’s played all over the line (read more…)