Category Archives: Bowl Games

  • College Football Playoff

    “College Football Playoff” is official name for upcoming 4-Team Playoff

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    “College Football Playoff” is the new name for the upcoming 4-team college football playoff, which begins after the completion of the 2014 regular-season. Read Full Story »

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  • 31 Bowls Invited to Bid for Right to Host Playoff Semifinals

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    The Coaches' TrophyThe four-team college football playoff is set to begin after the 2014 regular season, and the group that oversees the playoff has now invited 31 bowls to bid for the right to host semifinal games. They can also bid on other games to be played on New Year’s Eve or New Year’s Day.

    The deadline for the bowls to submit their proposals has been set for March 27, 2013, which is just under two weeks away. Read Full Story »

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  • Alabama Crimson Tide 2013 BCS National Champions T-Shirts & Fan Gear

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    Alabama 2012 BCS ChampionsThe Alabama Crimson Tide beat the Notre Dame Fighting Irish 42-14 to win the 2013 Discover BCS National Championship Game. Our Football Fan Shop now has Alabama champions gear in stock.

    There are over 450 Alabama National Champions items in stock, including short and long-sleeve t-shirts, hats, hoodies, ladies wear and more. Read Full Story »

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  • Alabama Crimson Tide win 2013 BCS National Championship Game

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    Alabama Crimson TideThe Alabama Crimson Tide defeated the Notre Dame Fighting Irish 42-14 Monday night in the 2013 Discover BCS National Championship Game.

    Alabama (13-1, 7-1 SEC) is the first team to win back-to-back BCS championships and has claimed the BCS title three times in the past four years.

    A.J. McCarron completed 20-of-28 passes for 264 yards and four touchdowns and Eddie Lacy, the MVP of the championship game, rushed 20 times for 140 yards and a touchdown. Read Full Story »

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  • 2012-13 College Football Bowl Schedule – Final 3 Games

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    BCSIt’s January 5, 2013 and 32 of the 35 college football bowl games have been completed. There are three bowl games remaining on the schedule.

    Today the Ole Miss Rebels of the SEC take on the Pittsburgh Panthers of the Big East in the BBVA Compass Bowl at Legion Field in Birmingham, AL. The game will be televised by ESPN at 1 p.m. ET. Read Full Story »

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  • Clear Your Schedule – SEC Bowl Games, 2012-13 (Part 2)

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    Johnny ManzielThe ball has dropped, the spirits have been consumed and 2013 has been welcomed with the traditional fanfare. As families across the southern United States settled in for their ham, collard greens and black-eyed peas on New Year’s Day, they did so after seeing comeback victories from Georgia and South Carolina. They also enjoyed the realization that the conference has four remaining opportunities to take down bowl victories, including the BCS National Championship. Read Full Story »

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  • New Year’s Day 2013 Bowl Schedule

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    BCSIt’s New Year’s Day 2013, the busiest day of the college football bowl season. Six games will be played today, beginning with two games at noon at finishing with the Orange Bowl tonight.

    The first of two games at noon on New Year’s Day is the Heart of Dallas Bowl (noon ET, ESPNU). Purdue of the Big Ten takes on Oklahoma State of the Big 12. The second noon game is the TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl (ESPN2) between Mississippi State of the SEC and Northwestern of the Big Ten. Read Full Story »

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  • 2012-13 College Football Bowl Schedule Update

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    It’s December 27, 2012 and 23 of the 35 bowl games have been completed. Today there are three bowl games with teams from the ACC, Big 12, Big East, MAC, MWC, and Pac-12 in action. Read Full Story »

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  • 2012-13 Bowl Season Kicks Off Today

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    Gildan New Mexico BowlThe 2012-13 college football bowl season kicks off today with the Gildan New Mexico Bowl followed by the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl.

    The Gildan New Mexico Bowl pits Arizona of the Pac-12 against Nevada of the Mountain West. The game, which is played at University Stadium in Albuquerque, kicks off at 1 p.m. ET on ESPN.

    Arizona (7-5, 4-5 Pac-12) is led by running back Ka’Deem Carey, who leads the nation in rushing yards per game with 146.42. Who is right behind him in second place? Stefphon Jefferson of the Nevada Wolf Pack (7-5, 4-4 MWC) with 141.92 yards per game. Read Full Story »

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  • 2012-13 College Football Bowl Schedule – iCal Version

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    The 2012-13 College Football Bowl Schedule is now available in iCal format. The schedule features each bowl game with teams, date, time and TV. Read Full Story »

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  • Printable 2012-13 College Football Bowl Schedule

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    BCSWe have posted the 2012-13 printable College Football Bowl Schedule. The schedule features the complete list of bowl games with teams, date, time and TV.

    Print it off and stick it to your office wall or carry it around in your pocket. The schedule is in PDF format, so it can also be viewed and saved on many smartphones (iPhone, Android, etc.) and the iPad. Read Full Story »

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  • 2012-13 Bowl Schedule Updates

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    BCSYesterday essentially marked the end of the regular season in college football, with the Army-Navy game next week as the lone exception.

    Now it’s time for bowl season! Match-ups for all 35 games will be announced throughout the day and finalized this evening during the BCS Selection Show.
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  • Allstate Sugar Bowl to host SEC-Big 12 Champions Game

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    Mercedes-Benz SuperdomeThe Allstate Sugar Bowl will host the post-season bowl game that features the SEC and Big 12 champions, the two conferences announced this evening.

    The game will be played at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana, with the first matchup taking place on January 1, 2015.

    Champions from the SEC and Big 12 will face off against one another unless one or both of them are selected to play in the four-team college football playoff. If that happens, “another deserving team from the conference(s) will be selected for the game.” Read Full Story »

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  • Football bowl eligibility likely to stay at six wins

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    Football Bowl AssociationEarlier this year, conference commissioners said they wanted to implement a “winning record” requirement for teams to become bowl eligible in 2014.

    But after further evaluation, that requirement appears to have been tabled and 6-6 will remain the benchmark, AL.com reported yesterday.

    “I see it staying at 6-6 for the foreseeable future,” Wright Waters, executive director of the Football Bowl Association told AL.com. Read Full Story »

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  • Insight Bowl now the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl

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    Buffalo Wild Wings BowlThe Valley of the Sun Bowl Foundation has reached an agreement with Buffalo Wild Wings to be the title sponsor of the Tempe, Arizona bowl game that pits the Big 12 against the Big Ten. The new name of the game is the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl.

    The 2012 Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl is set for Saturday, Dec. 29 at 8:15 p.m. ET at Sun Devil Stadium. The game will be televised by ESPN and pits the no. 4 team from the Big 12 against the no. 4 or 5 team from the Big Ten. Read Full Story »

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