Posts Tagged ‘Sugar Bowl’

Bowl tickets…where o where are we going?

By Posted on: November 5th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 6 Comments »

Early in the year no one thought we would be seeing a post like this. A lot of us laughed at the idea of 6 wins. Bowl game…pffft, we will probably get squat or at best the BBVA Compass Bowl (aka Football game in a slum bowl) or something crappy like that. On a side note Continue Story…

Is it Too Early to be Making Post Season Bowl Projections?

By Posted on: October 30th, 2013 in Football, News 13 Comments »
2008 NFL - Oakland Raiders at New Orleans Saints (3-34) - October 12, 2008

Several national publications are already making bowl projections. Joel Erickson over at has posted a list of the early predictions for Auburn from eleven prognosticators. Of the eleven, six have Auburn picked for one of the Sugar Bowl slots. You can check out the full list here. Personally I think it’s too early to Continue Story…

ESPN Reaches Agreement to Broadcast Sugar Bowl

By Posted on: November 14th, 2012 in Football, News 3 Comments »

ESPN has reached a 12-year agreement with the Southeastern and Big 12 Conferences for the Sugar Bowl (previously referred to as Champions Bowl) in New Orleans. The agreement, which begins in January 2015 with the inaugural game between the two conference champions, will include rights to the Sugar Bowl across ESPN’s platforms through 2026. Each Continue Story…

The New Champions Bowl is Now the Old Sugar Bowl

By Posted on: November 6th, 2012 in Football, News 4 Comments »
New Orleans Super Dome will be the site of the new Champions Bowl.

“New Orleans and the Sugar Bowl are synonymous with post-season college football,” said SEC Commissioner Mike Slive Tuesday night. “We look forward to competing against the Big 12 as a new championship tradition begins on New Year’s Day.”That’s the way Slive described the Sugar Bowl’s historic position among college football’s premier bowls; when he made Continue Story…