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    Inaugural Dallas Football Classic renamed

    The Dallas Football Classic bowl game that is to be played on January 1, 2011 in the Cotton Bowl has been renamed. The bowl game that will pit a team from the Big Ten against a team from the Big 12 or Conference USA is now known as the TicketCity Bowl.

    TicketCity Bowl

    Personally, I think renaming the Dallas Football Classic to the TicketCity Bowl does make it lose some of its luster. However, it is still a January 1st bowl game, and it is still being played in the Cotton Bowl. This is my first choice and hope of where Iowa State plays this bowl season.




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    Re: Inaugural Dallas Football Classic renamed

    Terrible name. But still a decent bowl.



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    Re: Inaugural Dallas Football Classic renamed

    Wow, that name sucks

    But I'd drive to that


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    Re: Inaugural Dallas Football Classic renamed

    Dallas is the only place I would be able to go this year. I went last year so told my wife I definitely wouldn't go this year (before I had any idea we would actually be on the verge of making one). But, my Mom lives in Dallas so I could make that work:)



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    Re: Inaugural Dallas Football Classic renamed

    Wow that is a horrid bowl game name, but you're right, I'd totally drive to that to see the Clones play!



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    Re: Inaugural Dallas Football Classic renamed

    Yes -- TicketCity Bowl is not a good name; however, how can you have Inaugural and Classic in the same title?



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    Re: Inaugural Dallas Football Classic renamed

    Quote Originally Posted by cstrunk View Post
    Terrible name. But still a decent bowl.
    I wish they would of renamed it the TicketCity Bowl at the Dallas Football Classic. Kind of a long name, but I just like the sound of the Dallas Football Classic.




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    Re: Inaugural Dallas Football Classic renamed

    Quote Originally Posted by PGreen ISU '92 View Post
    Yes -- TicketCity Bowl is not a good name; however, how can you have Inaugural and Classic in the same title?
    I would think so. Since it is being played at the Cotton Bowl, which is a classic venue.




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    Re: Inaugural Dallas Football Classic renamed

    I really hope we make it to this bowl. It's by far #1 on my list.




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    Re: Inaugural Dallas Football Classic renamed

    My only complaint about this bowl, other than the new name, is that it is on ESPNU and would have fewer viewers than a game on ESPN.


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    Re: Inaugural Dallas Football Classic renamed

    Having this game on Jan 1 is a complete joke



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    Re: Inaugural Dallas Football Classic renamed

    Quote Originally Posted by ameshammer View Post
    Having this game on Jan 1 is a complete joke
    A hawk pretending to be a cyclone on a cyclone board is an even bigger joke. Every single post of yours is down on iowa state and the big 12.



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    Re: Inaugural Dallas Football Classic renamed

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    A hawk pretending to be a cyclone on a cyclone board is an even bigger joke. Every single post of yours is down on iowa state and the big 12.
    + 1,000,000,000



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    Re: Inaugural Dallas Football Classic renamed

    Really doubt we end up in this bowl.



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    Re: Inaugural Dallas Football Classic renamed

    Not really any worse of a name than Capital One Bowl, Outback Bowl, Pappajohns Bowl, Carquest Bowl, Insight Bowl, or any other bowl that is strictly a sponsor's name these days.

    I think the Rose Bowl is the only bowl game these days that isn't preceded by a sponsor's name, but it's still in the name somewhere.



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