Most of the big bowl games of the 2012 college football postseason turned out to be massively disappointing affairs.
The only truly memorable games from this postseason were South Carolina's 33-28 victory over Michigan in the Outback Bowl and Clemson's 25-24 victory over LSU in the Chick-fil-A Bowl.
The rest of the big bowl showdowns pretty much stunk. Teams like Notre Dame, Northern Illinois, Kansas State, Florida and Oklahoma didn't look worthy of playing on such big stages.
The only good BCS bowl game was the Rose Bowl, but even that wasn't exactly an edge-of-your-seat type of thriller.
Here's a look at the biggest disappointments of bowl season.