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Computer Model Predicts The Biggest Blowout Of Bowl Season

jim harbaugh on the sideline at the ohio state game

COLUMBUS, OH - NOVEMBER 24: Head Coach Jim Harbaugh of the Michigan Wolverines looks up at the scoreboard in the third quarter after the Ohio State Buckeyes scored at Ohio Stadium on November 24, 2018 in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Michigan 62-39. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Predictions for college football's bowl season, which begins on Friday, are rolling in. The latest game picks come from a computer model.

BCF Toys utilizes the Fremeau Efficiency Index, a "a college football rating system based on opponent-adjusted possession efficiency, representing the per possession scoring advantage a team would be expected to have on a neutral field against an average opponent," to make its projections.

The computer model includes a projected margin of victory for every bowl game.

What major bowl game will be the biggest blowout? According to the FEI, it'll be Alabama vs. Michigan in the Citrus Bowl.

The FEI is projecting Alabama to beat Michigan by 18.8 points - it's the largest margin of victory for any bowl game involving two Power 5 teams.

Alabama did announce on Monday that two key defenders will be sitting out of the game with eyes on the NFL Draft, so perhaps the computer model will be a little off.

Michigan and Alabama are set to kick off at 1 p.m. E.T. on Jan. 1.

The game will be on ABC.