College GameDay unveils guest picker ahead of Friday's Orange Bowl
College GameDay has unveiled its guest picker ahead of the Orange Bowl on Friday between Michigan and Georgia.
WWE legend Bill Goldberg will have that honor as he’s been a lifelong Georgia fan and used to play for the program.
He posted a video on the College GameDay Twitter account and confirmed that this has been a lifelong dream for him.
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WWE legend and former Georgia football player @Goldberg is joining us LIVE tomorrow ahead of the Capital One Orange Bowl! pic.twitter.com/CTlZuUbdFT
— College GameDay (@CollegeGameDay) December 30, 2021
Goldberg was a defensive tackle for the Bulldogs in the 1980s and then also was very successful during the late-1990s in World Championship Wrestling. He captured title after title and then went to WWE for a few years.
The winner of this Michigan-Georgia matchup will play for the National Championship against the winner of Alabama-Cincinnati on Jan. 10.
Michigan is looking to play for its 1st National Championship since 1997, while Georgia will try to get there for the 1st time since 2018.
Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m. ET