The 2011 college football season has had plenty of excitement throughout the first six weeks of the season. A number of teams made an early exit from the AP Top 25, and there are several teams with the chance to make a name for themselves by shocking the country week after week.
The BCS standings are coming out next week, and with that in mind, it's time to start thinking about the teams that will be in contention to play in one of the BCS bowl games. There are a few teams that are all but guaranteed a spot in one of the games, but anything can happen in sports, and that's why there's no such thing as a "lock."
The following slides are my predictions for which teams will square off in the Bowl Championship Series games.