Ranking the bowls of the non-BCS

Posted by ESPN.com's Graham Watson

There are 16 bowls in which non-BCS teams will be participating. Some are good matchups, most are iffy and some are just awful. But that's bowl season. It's not always perfect and with so many bowls and so many teams available, there are bound to be dud matchups. But the best non-BCS teams are playing in some good bowls against quality competition, which will make for some entertaining games.

Here's how I think the bowl games featuring non-BCS teams should be ranked: