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2016 Schedule
9-4, 5th in ACC - Coastal
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Fast finish helps Paul Johnson's standing

The Jackets turned things around at the best time to give Paul Johnson yet another win over Georgia and another bowl victory. He heads into the 2017 season on a roll that was unseen in early November. Coaches' stock (Insider)

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Jackets climb into final rankings

Georgia Tech finishes at No. 25 in the wake of its win in the TaxSlayer Bowl. In Paul Johnson's last three seasons, he has two bowl wins and two victories over Georgia. Power Rankings

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12dDavid M. Hale

Clemson's stars highlight ACC All-Bowl team

It's certainly not the biggest prize they've won this week, but members of national champion Clemson dominate the bowl season All-ACC team.

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Candeto to coach Georgia Tech's quarterbacks

Craig Candeto, who played quarterback for Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson at Navy, has been hired as the Yellow Jackets' quarterbacks coach.

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ACC rules bowl season

Is the ACC the best conference in college football? An 8-3 bowl season and Clemson's demolition of Ohio State put the conference in the spotlight.

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All hail the ACC, the new king of bowl season

For years, the ACC fought the idea that it wasn't on par with the SEC or Big Ten. But its 2016 bowl record is further proof the landscape has changed.

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Has the ACC already won bowl season?

The ACC can finish no worse than 8-4 in bowl games, but the SEC can still finish with an 8-5 record and a national championship. A 5-5 record is within reach for the Big Ten.

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Georgia Tech rolls past Kentucky 33-18 (1:07)
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Georgia Tech tops Kentucky 33-18 in TaxSlayer

Dedrick Mills ran for a career-high 169 yards and a touchdown, Justin Thomas scored in his final collegiate game and Georgia Tech beat Kentucky 33-18 in the TaxSlayer Bowl on Saturday.

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TaxSlayer Bowl MVP Dedrick Mills talks big rushing day (1:07)

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Georgia Tech beat Kentucky 33-18 in the Taxslayer Bowl and LSU routed Louisville 29-9 in the Citrus Bowl. Both winners covered as 3-point favorites, but underdogs still lead 24-11 ATS (68.6 percent) overall this bowl season, though faves are on a 4-1 ATS run. Both games also stayed under, so unders are ahead 20-15 (57.1 percent) heading into the college football playoff games.

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Georgia Tech lifts the TaxSlayer Bowl Trophy (1:08)
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Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson discusses gutsy playcalling (1:09)
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Mills caps big day for Yellow Jackets

Dedrick Mills caps off a 169-yard rushing performance with a late fourth-quarter touchdown run as Georgia Tech beats Kentucky 33-18 in the TaxSlayer Bowl.

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Georgia Tech pads lead with late TD (1:11)
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Kentucky within eight of Georgia Tech

QB Stephen Johnson escapes the rush and takes off for a 21-yard TD run. The Wildcats made it a one-possession game after a two-point conversion late in the fourth quarter.

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Baker makes diving TD catch for UK

Dorian Baker lays out for a 20-yard TD catch from Stephen Johnson as Kentucky cuts Georgia Tech's lead to 23-10 early in the fourth quarter of the Taxslayer Bowl on ESPN.

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UK special teams block punt

Georgia Tech's Ryan Rodwell has his punt blocked by Kentucky's Nico Firios to set the Wildcats up in the third quarter of the Taxslayer Bowl.