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Ellis Johnson
A guide to the New Year's Day college football bowl games

The first year of the College Football Playoff may have changed the look of the postseason. One thing stays intact: a New Year's Day packed with anticipated bowl games, including the first national semifinals. Here's your viewing guide to the five games (all times EST): ___ OUTBACK BOWL No. 17 Wisconsin (10-3) vs. No. 19 Auburn (8-4), at Tampa, Florida, noon (ESPN2) Line: Auburn by 6 1/2. WH Both teams are coming off losses — Wisconsin 59-0 to Ohio State in the Big Ten championship game, Auburn 55-44 to No. 1 Alabama — and have undergone some change since those games. The Badgers lost coach Gary Andersen to Oregon State and the Tigers fired defensive coordinator...