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Florida's Projected Bowl Game, Per Experts

Three Florida Gators football helmets on the field.

GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 08: Florida Gator's helmets sit in the endzone before the start of the 2007 Tostitos BCS National Championship Game against the Ohio State Buckeyes at the University of Phoenix Stadium on January 8, 2007 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

The Florida Gators enjoyed a solid first season under head coach Dan Mullen. Though their losses to Georgia and Kentucky tanked their SEC title hopes, they finished the season strong at 9-3.

Florida is currently ranked No. 11, and the Gators are eligible for a number of exciting bowl games for at-large teams.

The most likely candidates for an at-large team as highly-ranked as Florida might be the Fiesta Bowl or the Peach Bowl.

CBS Sports projects that Florida will play AAC powerhouse UCF in the PlayStation Fiesta Bowl. UCF topped Auburn last season in the Peach Bowl, so the Knights might be a tough opponent.

Sports Illustrated, meanwhile, thinks that Florida will be in the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl against Michigan.

College Football News also projects that Florida will be in the Peach Bowl, but taking on UCF instead.

One of the keys for the Gators will likely be the SEC Championship game. If Georgia wins, then there could be two SEC teams in the College Football Playoff - which in turn could open up a spot in the Sugar Bowl. If Georgia loses, the Bulldogs might be in the Sugar Bowl while Florida gets relegated to another bowl game.