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Old 08-16-2009, 04:10 PM
Location: Norwood, MN
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Originally Posted by Just One of the Guys View Post
I remember as a kid, I thought the Cotton Bowl was a big bowl game. In fact I use to think the Rose, Sugar, Orange and Cotton Bowls were the four biggest bowl games. What happened? Or was I wrong in the Cotton Bowl all along.
You are 100% correct. The Cotton Bowl was a big deal until it was left out of the BCS rotation in the late 1990's. Those 4 were the only bowls played on January 1st for many, many years.
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Old 08-16-2009, 04:33 PM
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All bowl games are great, every single last one of them.
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