No team in the country is bowl eligible just yet, though a bunch of ACC squads seem well on their way with undefeated records through the first third or so of the year. For the time being, just trying to go in order based on both current record and projected outlook with the schedule ahead — really the only thing you can do. Disagree with any of these? Share your own picks below.
ACC Bowl Projections 2013: Week 5
Discover Orange Bowl: Clemson Tigers (3-0) vs. BCS at-large
Allstate Sugar Bowl: Florida State Seminoles (3-0) vs. SEC
Chick-fil-a Bowl: Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (3-0) vs. SEC
Russell Athletic Bowl: Miami Hurricanes (3-0) vs. AAC
Hyundai Sun Bowl: Maryland Terrapins (4-0) vs. Pac-12
Belk Bowl: North Carolina Tar Heels (1-2) vs. AAC
Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl: Virginia Tech Hokies (3-1) vs. SEC
Advocare V100 Independence Bowl: NC State Wolfpack (2-1) vs. SEC
Military Bowl: Syracuse Orange (2-2) vs. C-USA/MAC
Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl: Pittsburgh Panthers (2-1) vs. Pac-12/BYU
Also, because we always include Louisville (4-0) in these things, we see them headed to the Fiesta Bowl to take on whomever the Big 12 champ might be.