5-at-10: Bowl picks and a free contest for you, signing day reaction, Urban Meyer gets booted

FILE - Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Urban Meyer on the sideline while playing the Los Angeles Rams during an NFL Professional Football Game Sunday, Dec. 5, 2021, in Inglewood, Calif. Urban Meyer's tumultuous NFL tenure ended after just 13 games — and two victories — when the Jacksonville Jaguars fired him early Thursday, Dec. 16, 2021 because of an accumulation of missteps. (AP Photo/John McCoy, File)

Fab 4 picks

Well, we finished as close to .500 as almost humanly possible, but like the property Al Czervik bought behind the Great Wall, we finished on the good side. Hi, Matt.

Well, now comes the bowl games. They are everywhere.

And while gambling is never easy and should never be considered a 'sure thing' by any measure, the bowl games bring an extra layer of difficulty. To continue our glorious tribute to the glorious characters of the glorious talents of Mr. Rodney Dangerfield, if college football betting is competitive diving, betting on bowl games is like the Triple Lindy Thornton Melon pulled off with the extra springboard in "Back to School."

Availability is forever a valuable capability, but for bowl games, that's not about health or injuries.