Inside NIU's Orange Bowl run

The last game of the day is the Orange Bowl (no, John Boehner is not playing) with Northern Illinois (12-1) versus Florida State (11-2). Use this as an open thread, talk about today's games, who you think will win the BCS

The Orange Bowl capped a wild month for NIU, which lost a coach (Dave Doeren to NC State) and gained a new one (Rod Carey). Carey, the Huskies' offensive coordinator and offensive line coach, made his head-coaching debut in the bowl game.

Florida State defeated NIU to win the Orange Bowl Tuesday.

Florida State defeated NIU to win the Orange Bowl Tuesday.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida State won the Atlantic Coast Conference, the Orange Bowl and had 12 victories for just the third time in school history. Still, there remains a notable void on the school's 2012 resume. The last two times the Seminoles won