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    Houston submits bid to host "Champions Bowl"

    Houston bids for SEC-Big 12 Bowl, playoff rotation - NCAA Football - SI.com

    Houston submitted a 12-year bid on Tuesday to host the new Big 12-SEC bowl and join the rotation for semifinal games in college football's new postseason format that will begin in the 2014 season. The game would be played at Reliant Stadium, home of the NFL's Houston Texans.

    Cotton Bowl organizers have also expressed interest in hosting the game at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas and officials affiliated with the Chick-fil-A Bowl in Atlanta are also interested in joining the rotation.



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    Re: Houston submits bid to host "Champions Bowl"

    I'd like to see it in Texas somewhere.


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    Re: Houston submits bid to host "Champions Bowl"

    sad when the citrus bowl got yanked from the running :(




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    Re: Houston submits bid to host "Champions Bowl"

    Jerry World is the only place that should be considered.



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    Re: Houston submits bid to host "Champions Bowl"

    Quote Originally Posted by heitclone View Post
    Jerry World is the only place that should be considered.
    The cotton bowl won't be going away will it? Already have a bowl in that venue.



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    Re: Houston submits bid to host "Champions Bowl"

    Arrowhead Stadium. Make it happen.



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    Re: Houston submits bid to host "Champions Bowl"

    Reliant's a good place to watch a football game. I'm for it!



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    Re: Houston submits bid to host "Champions Bowl"

    Quote Originally Posted by JWIL4CY View Post
    Arrowhead Stadium. Make it happen.
    No, please no.

    Houston!



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    Re: Houston submits bid to host "Champions Bowl"

    Rotate between New Orleans and Arlington. Only 2 locations that are worth it.



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    Re: Houston submits bid to host "Champions Bowl"

    Huston is a good place to have the game went there when ISU played there for a bowl game awesome place good venue.. easy to get to via the tram. it would be a good fit for a new place.


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    Yep, he'll do it-he's a born winner. I'm guessing that it will be in the next 5-7 years.

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    Re: Houston submits bid to host "Champions Bowl"

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    The cotton bowl won't be going away will it? Already have a bowl in that venue.
    I think I heard the original Cotton Bowl agreed to pony up some money for modernizing that stadium to keep the Red River Rivalry there, is it possible they move the Cotton Bowl game back to the Cotton bowl and let Jerry World host the Champions Bowl?



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    Quote Originally Posted by Cybeliever View Post
    Huston is a good place to have the game went there when ISU played there for a bowl game awesome place good venue.. easy to get to via the tram. it would be a good fit for a new place.
    Where is Huston? Not familiar with that city.



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    Re: Houston submits bid to host "Champions Bowl"

    Quote Originally Posted by MaccloNe View Post
    Where is Huston? Not familiar with that city.
    I'm not sure but I hear it is angelic.



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    Re: Houston submits bid to host "Champions Bowl"

    Watch.. It will be in New York


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