Quiz: Which of these are Current Bowl Games?

Quiz: Which of these are Current Bowl Games?

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Quiz: Which of these are Current Bowl Games?

There are 40 bowl games. That is too many for some people who apparently have better things to do during the holiday season than to passively sit in front of what amounts to glorified exhibition games played by unfamiliar teams. That said, the “more football is bad” argument is a tough one to win. A good starting point for supporting such a position is to highlight the difficulty in discerning a current college bowl game, a former one and one made-up entirely.

Even an avid follower of the sport may find the exercise challenging. Scroll down for the answers.

  1. AFR Celebration Bowl
  2. Dollar General Bowl
  3. Little Caesars Pizza Bowl
  4. Penske Service Bowl
  5. SC Johnson Gulf Bowl
  6. Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl
  7. Raisin Bowl
  8. Auto Nation Cure Bowl
  9. Boca Raton Bowl
  10. Proctor & Gamble Orlando Bowl
  11. Marie Callendar Boise Bowl fueled by Monster
  12. Garden State Bowl
  13. International Bowl
  14. AutoZone Liberty Bowl
  15. AutoCare Freedom Bowl

Jan 1, 2016; New Orleans, LA, USA; Mississippi Rebels quarterback Chad Kelly and Mississippi Rebels wide receiver Laquon Treadwell (1) hold the trophy at the end of the 2016 Sugar Bowl at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Mississippi defeated the Oklahoma State Cowboys, 48-20. Mandatory Credit: Chuck Cook-USA TODAY Sports

 

Dec 29, 2014; Memphis, TN, USA; Texas A&M Aggies head coach Kevin Sumlin during the game against the West Virginia Mountaineers in the 2014 Liberty Bowl at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Justin Ford-USA TODAY Sports

Answers:

  1. Current. NC Central vs. Grambling.
  2. Real. Ohio vs. Troy.
  3. Former. Played 1997-2013 in Detroit.
  4. Fake.
  5. Fake.
  6. Current. South Alabama vs. Air Force.
  7. Former. Played 1946-1949 in Fresno, Calif.
  8. Current. Central Florida vs. Arkansas State.
  9. Current. Memphis vs. Western Kentucky
  10. Fake.
  11. Fake. Very fake.
  12. Former. Played 1978-1981 in East Rutherford, N.J.
  13. Former. Played 2006-2009 in Toronto.
  14. Current. TCU vs. Georgia
  15. Former. Played 1984-1994 in Anaheim.
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