BCS National Championship: Florida State vs. Auburn
Schedule analysis: Florida State (13-0) was second in the country in point for with 53 and had the best scoring defense in the country. They played seven bowl teams on the way to an undefeated schedule. Their most impressive win was the 51-14 domination at Clemson. They defeated Miami 41-14 when they were undefeated and easily finished the season without a loss. Auburn (12-1) started the season with close wins against Washington State and Mississippi State. They lost early at LSU before going on an extraordinary run. Wins against Ole Miss, Texas A&M and Tennessee displayed the strength of their running offense. They won two straight against Georgia and Alabama with a little bit of luck. They ran all over Missouri in the SEC championship game.
Miles from stadium: Florida State is 2,252 miles away from the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California. Auburn is 2,139 away.
Pick: Auburn +8