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2017 Press Releases

Tickets for the 2017 Birmingham Bowl On Sale Now

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Tickets for the 12th annual Birmingham Bowl went on sale October 1st. The game will kick off at 11 am CT on Saturday, December 23rd on ESPN and will feature teams from the Southeastern Conference and the American Athletic Conference.

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Birmingham Bowl Youth Combine Set For Saturday, August 19

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Area youth are invited to a fun, free event on Saturday, August 19 from 3 to 5 p.m. as the Birmingham Bowl will host the Birmingham Bowl Youth Combine presented by Alabama Power in conjunction with Legion Field’s 90th Anniversary Celebration.

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12th Annual Birmingham Bowl Set for Saturday, Dec. 23, 2017, at Historic Legion Field

The 12th annual Birmingham Bowl will kick-off at 11 am CST, Saturday, Dec. 23, 2017, at historic Legion Field, featuring teams from the Southeastern Conference and the American Athletic Conference before a nationally televised ESPN audience.

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2016 Press Releases

South Carolina vs. #22 USF in the 2016 Birmingham Bowl

University of South Florida, representing the American Athletic Conference and University of South Carolina, representing the Southeastern Conference, will meet in the 2016 Birmingham Bowl, game officials announced Sunday.

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Benson Orcutt is Named Associate Manager, Events for the Birmingham Bowl

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. —Benson Orcutt has been hired by ESPN Events, a division of ESPN, as an Associate Manager, Events, working with the Birmingham Bowl.

 

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Birmingham Bowl Youth Football Clinic

Youth football players from Birmingham and the surrounding areas are invited to attend a free half-day football fundamentals clinic on Saturday, June 11 from 9 a.m. to noon at historic Legion Field in Birmingham.

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11th Annual Birmingham Bowl Set for December 29, 2016 at Historic Legion Field

University of South Florida, representing the American Athletic Conference and University of South Carolina, representing the Southeastern Conference, will meet in the 2016 Birmingham Bowl, game officials announced Sunday.

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2015 Press Releases

Auburn And Memphis Selected To Play In The 10th Annual Birmingham Bowl

December 6th, 2015 - Auburn University, representing the Southeastern Conference, and the University of Memphis from the American Athletic Conference will meet in the 10th Annual Birmingham Bowl, game officials announced Sunday.

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Birmingham Bowl Kicks Off Ticket Sales Campaign with Luncheon featuring SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey

September 22nd, 2015 - SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey is the event’s keynote speaker. The annual Kickoff Luncheon, which hosts Birmingham Bowl sponsors, officials and invited guests will also review the success of the 2015 bowl game between Florida and East Carolina and preview what’s to come for this season.

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10th Annual Birmingham Bowl Set for December 30, 2015 at Historic Legion Field

June 5, 2015 - The 10th-annual Birmingham Bowl is set for Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015, as part of a tripleheader of bowls on ESPN that day. The game will be played at Historic Legion Field in Birmingham, Ala., and will feature a team from the Southeastern Conference against a team from the American Athletic Conference. Kickoff for the nationally televised game is set for noon (ET)/11 a.m. (CT) on ESPN.

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Ninth Annual Birmingham Bowl Set For January 3, 2015

June 19, 2014 - The ninth annual Birmingham Bowl will be played Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015, at Historic Legion Field in Birmingham, Ala., ESPN Events, a subsidiary of ESPN, announced today.

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2014 Press Releases

Auburn Legend Mike Fuller and ESPN Analyst Trevor Matich Headline Birmingham Bowl’s Monday Morning Quarterback Club Team Luncheon

December 31, 2014 - Former Auburn All-American and NFL standout Mike Fuller will be honored as the 2014 Golden Flake Legend of Birmingham at the Monday Morning Quarterback Club Team Luncheon presented by the Sheraton Birmingham.

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The Birmingham Bowl Announces the Uptown Street Fest and Pep Rally

December 30, 2014 - The Birmingham Bowl and the Uptown Entertainment District will join together for Uptown Street Fest and Pep Rally on Friday, Jan. 2, from 2-8p.m. The ninth annual Birmingham Bowl will be played on Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015, at historic Legion Field between the Florida Gators and the East Carolina Pirates.

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Chan Gailey to Headline 2015 Birmingham Bowl FCA Prayer Breakfast

October 28, 2014 - Former Dallas Cowboy and Buffalo Bills head coach Chan Gailey will be the keynote speaker at the Birmingham Bowl Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) Prayer Breakfast presented by Fi Plan Partners. A Gainesville, Georgia native, Gailey also served as the head coach at Troy, Samford and Georgia Tech in addition to many years spent as an assistant coach in the NFL and college football.

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The University of Florida and East Carolina University Selected to Play in Birmingham Bowl

December 8, 2014 - The University of Florida, representing the Southeastern Conference, and East Carolina University from the American Athletic Conference will meet in the ninth annual Birmingham Bowl, bowl officials announced Sunday.

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Birmingham Bowl Kicks Off Ticket Sales Campaign With Luncheon Featuring Greg McElroy, Former Alabama QB And SEC Network

September 23, 2014 - The 2015 Birmingham Bowl’s annual Kickoff Lunc heon will be held on Thursday, September 25 at 11:30 a.m. CT at the Hyatt Regency Wynfrey Hotel. Greg McElroy, SEC Network a nalyst and National Champion quarterback of the 2009 Alabama Crimson Tide, is the keynote speaker.

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Birmingham Bowl Tickets On Sale

September 2, 2014 - Tickets to the 2015 Birmingham Bowl are now on sale to the general public online at www.birminghambowl.com or by calling 877-­464-­9529. Fans who purchase tickets during the month of September will receive a special discount, saving $15 per ticket.

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Birmingham Bowl’s Annual Youth Football Clinic Slated For August 23

August 19, 2014 - Youth football players from Birmingham and the surrounding areas are invited to attend a free half-day football fundamentals clinic on Saturday, August Aug. 23rd at Parker High School Stadium in Birmingham. Instruction will be provided by former NFL and collegiate players on the staff of Pro Start Academy.

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BBVA Compass Bowl To Again Offer Dreamland Bar-B-Que At Legion Field

January 2, 2014 - BBVA Compass Bowl has partnered with Dreamland Bar-B-Que to add five Dreamland kiosks to the concession stands at Legion Field for the BBVA Compass Bowl played Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, at noon. The stadium menu includes barbecue nachos and pulled pork sandwiches.

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