Photo courtesy of Pittsburgh Steelers For the second year in a row -- and ever -- a team will play in the Super Bowl on its home field. After the Tampa Bay Buccaneers accomplished the feat last season, the Los Angeles Rams will do likewise come Sunday. The Rams will take on the Cincinnati Bengals in Super Bowl LVI at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, Calif. While it marks just the … [Read more...] about Remembering Past Super Bowls Played in the Greater Los Angeles Area
Photo via YouTube/ABC broadcast For years, the Rose Bowl was a contest between the Big Ten and Pac-10's best. That changed however, with the inception of the Bowl Championship Series and College Football Playoff. While the "Grandaddy of the All" is still more often than not played between schools from the aforementioned conferences, it has also served as a national … [Read more...] about 20-Year CFB Anniversary: Miami Rolls Nebraska in Rose Bowl for National Championship, 37-14
Photo courtesy of Tournament of Roses When any college football fan hears the term, “The Granddaddy of Them All” — and for some in a Keith Jackson voice — there is no doubt what that reference is to. It’s college football’s oldest bowl game and still one its most prestigious — the Rose Bowl. The first Rose Bowl took place in 1902 and since 1916, the contest has been played … [Read more...] about Remember That One Time That the Rose Bowl Was Played in the Deep South?
Photo courtesy of Texas athletics Bring up big-time performances in big-time games over college football's 150-plus years and there are plenty to reflect on. One however, would be hard-pressed to find a player who shined brighter on the big stage than a Texas quarterback did on this day 15 years ago. Vince Young accounted for 467 total yards and rushed for three touchdowns to … [Read more...] about CFB Flashback: 15-Year Anniversary — Young Carries Texas Past USC for National Title
Photo courtesy of Clemson athletics Bowl season looks to end with a bang as 13 ranked teams take the field on Friday and Saturday. This includes the much-awaited College Football Playoff semifinals as well as the the other New Year's Six Bowls (Peach, Orange, and Fiesta). Unlike in previous years, there was essentially no time in between championship week and the start of … [Read more...] about What to Know About Each Bowl Game Match-Up (Jan. 1-2)