The Orange Bowl is an annual American college football bowl game played at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida. It has been played annually since January 1, 1935 and celebrated its 75th playing on January 1, 2009. The Orange Bowl, along with the Sugar Bowl and the Sun Bowl, are the second-oldest bowl games in the country, behind the Rose Bowl (first played 1902, played annually since 1916). The Orange Bowl is a member of the Bowl Championship Series.
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... The program has participated in 33 bowl games over the years, winning 16 ... Clemson defeated Nebraska 22–15 in the Orange Bowl in Miami, Florida to win the 1981 NCAA Football National Championship ... Athletic Association Champions 1900 (t), 1902 Bowl victories 1940 Cotton Bowl Classic, 1949 Gator Bowl, 1951 Orange Bowl, 1959 Bluebonnet Bowl, 1978 Gator Bowl, 1982 Orange Bowl, 1986 Gator Bowl, 1988 ...
... Main article 2011 Orange Bowl See also 2010 Virginia Tech Hokies football team and 2010 Stanford Cardinal football team 2011 Orange Bowl Quarter 4 ... Total Virginia Tech 0. 12 ... He set a Stanford bowl-game record for touchdowns, and threw three of those scores to tight end Coby Fleener, who set a Stanford and Orange Bowl record with 173 receiving yards ...
... football rivalry (neutral site) Cotton Bowl, Dallas, TX (2001, 2002, 2008, 2009, 2011) Red River Rivalry (Texas vs ... Navy Post-season sites Sun Devil Stadium, Tempe, AZ Fiesta Bowl (1995-96, 1998-99, 2002-03) University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, AZ BCS Championship (2006-07, 2010-11) Superdome, New ...
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