This is an open thread for game chat.
Tonight's game between Auburn and Florida State for the college football crown should be an entertaining one. Both teams have interesting storylines leading up to the game and both seem to be the type of teams to create fireworks in-game. As NFL fans, most of us are also college football fans, so we'll be watching the festivities. Below is a little of the nuts and bolts of the coverage, and below that is the real interesting part - some draft prospects to keep an eye on during the game.
BCS National Championship Game
Auburn vs. FSU
Game time: 8:30pm ET
Stadium: Rose Bowl, Pasadena, California
TV Channel: ESPN Family of Networks
TV Announcers: Brent Musburger, Kirk Herbstreit
Radio: ESPN Radio (Station Locator)
Odds: Florida State by 10 | O/U: 67-1/2
Draft Prospects to Watch:
- Christian Jones, OLB, Florida State (6'4", 232 pounds) - Mocking the Draft Big Board: 46
- Dee Ford, OLB, Auburn (6'2", 238 pounds) - Mocking the Draft Big Board: 55
- Tim Jernigan, DT, Florida State (6'2", 298 pounds) - Mocking the Draft Big Board: 78
- Cameron Erving, OT, Florida State (6'6", 320 pounds) - Mocking the Draft Big Board: 86
- Tre' Jackson, G, Florida State (6'4", 330 pounds) - Mocking the Draft Big Board: 91
Both teams have prospects the Cowboys may be interested in, at some key positions. DT Tim Jernigan from FSU has already been mentioned in a few mock drafts as a Cowboys target.