Russell Athletic Bowl

The "Russell Athletic Bowl" is an annual college football bowl game that is played in Orlando, Florida, at the Orlando Citrus Bowl Stadium. The bowl is operated byFlorida Citrus Sports, a non-profit group which also organizes the Citrus Bowl and Florida Classic. The bowl was founded in 1990 by Raycom and was originally played at Joe Robbie Stadium outside of the city of Miami. It went by the name Blockbuster Bowl, CarQuest Bowl, and the MicronPC Bowl. In 2001, the bowl changed hands, and was relocated to Orlando. The bowl briefly became known as the Tangerine Bowl, a historic moniker, which was the original title of the game now known as the Citrus Bowl. Foot Locker, the parent company of Champs Sports, purchased naming rights in 2004, naming it the Champs Sports Bowl. On June 18, 2012, naming rights were purchased by Russell Athletic for the 2012–2015 games. The game currently has tie-ins with the ACC and Big 12.

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2015 Russell Athletic Bowl​

Episode 1x18; Dec 29, 2015

The 18th annual Russell Athletic Bowl is airing live today from the Orlando Citrus Bowl Stadium in Orlando, Florida. The #10 ranked 11-2 North Carolina Tar Heels are going up against the #17 ranked 9-3 Baylor Bears.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x18: 2015 Russell Athletic Bowl​Dec 29, 2015
1x01: 1990 Russell Athletic BowlDec 28, 1990
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