As Ohio State gets ready to face Clemson in Friday's Orange Bowl, it prepares to take on a star…
SvoNotes: Orange Bowl Win A Must For OSU
So, is it important that Ohio State beats Clemson in the Orange Bowl? I started thinking about that recently, and I'll start by saying this – obviously you never want to lose a game. A lot of Ohio State fans will be heading to South Florida – and there's tens of thousands of Buckeyes already here – and none of them will want to see that trip go for naught. There are seniors who will be playing in their final game, and they never want to go out with a bad taste in their mouth. Obviously, the Buckeyes want to win the game. There's no doubt about that. But does it really, truly matter if they do? Well, yes and no. I'll go with the easy part first – the part about it not mattering. Simply put, any bowl game that's not the national championship game, the way college football is structured, is nothing but an exhibition contest, a reward for a season well done – but not quite good enough. With a win in the Big Ten title game in early December against Michigan State, the Buckeyes would...
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