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The Blitz Newsletter 2019 – Week 2

In LSU’s 45-38 win over Texas, Joe Burrow became the first LSU quarterback to throw for 400 passing yards against an AP-ranked opponent since Rohan Davey in the 2002 Sugar Bowl against Illinois. He is also just the third LSU player to throw for 400 passing yards in a game.

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The Blitz Newsletter 2019 – Week 2

Auburn scored the go-ahead touchdown with: 09 left to defeat Oregon 27-21. It was Auburn’s first go-ahead touchdown in the final minute of regulation since the Kick Six vs Alabama in 2013.

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The Blitz Newsletter 2019 – Week 1

College football turns 150 years old in 2019 and the sport has never been more popu- lar nationally than it is right now with the key word being nationally. The South and the Midwest has always been big supporters of college football but college football is be- coming more and more popular in areas where […]

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Birmingham Bowl Renews Southeastern Conference Agreement Through 2025

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The Southeastern Conference will participate in the Birmingham Bowl for the 2020 to 2025 seasons as the result of a new six-year agreement with ESPN Events.

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14th Annual Birmingham Bowl Set for January 2, 2020, at Historic Legion Field

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The 14th Annual Birmingham Bowl is set for Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020. 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 2 p.m. […]

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Alabama Power – Birmingham Bowl Youth Clinic Hosted By UAB Coach Bill Clark Set for June 7

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The Birmingham Bowl invites youth in the metro area to a free football fundamentals clinic sponsored by Alabama Power on Friday, June 7. The football clinic is free and open to the first 300 youth, ages 8-13, who register online at www.BirminghamBowl.com. The clinic will be held at the Legacy Pavilion on […]

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TODD BLACKLEDGE AND JEFF RUTLEDGE HEADLINE 2018 JARED BIRMINGHAM BOWL’S MONDAY MORNING QUARTERBACK CLUB TEAM DINNER

BIRMINGHAM, AL – The Monday Morning Quarterback Club Team Dinner will be held at the Sheraton Birmingham Ballroom on Tuesday, Dec. 18 at 6:30 p.m. Former Penn State quarterback and current ESPN play-by-play commentator Todd Blackledge will be keynote speaker, and former University of Alabama and NFL quarterback Jeff Rutledge will be honored as the […]

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The University of Memphis and Wake Forest University Selected to Play in the 2018 Jared Birmingham Bowl

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The University of Memphis (8-5), representing the American Athletic Conference and Wake Forest University (6-6), representing the Atlantic Coast Conference will meet in the 2018 Jared Birmingham Bowl. This will be the fifth meeting between the two schools. Both teams have won twice previously.

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PRIMESPORT, ESPN Events Renew Sponsorship to Provide Official Ticket Exchange and Gameday Experiences for College Basketball Tournaments and Football Bowl Games

ATLANTA – October 15, 2018 – PRIMESPORT, a leader in providing direct access to some of the biggest events in sports and entertainment, today announced a renewed and expanded partnership with ESPN Events as the Official Gameday Experience Provider.  PRIMESPORT will offer fans the chance to buy and sell tickets through an Official Ticket Exchange […]

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Tickets for the 2018 Birmingham Bowl On Sale Now

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Tickets for the 13th annual Birmingham Bowl went on sale October 1. The game will kick off at 11 a.m. CT on Saturday, Dec. 22, on ESPN and will feature teams from the Southeastern Conference and the American Athletic Conference.

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