Bowl Week is officially underway as East Carolina University arrived in St. Pete today (Dec. 19). Click Here to read today's Daily Update.
WEATHER REPORT; Today's High was 74 degrees. Friday's forecast calls for Sunny conditions and a high of 80 degrees.
The Executive Committee of the Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl invites Conference USA member East Carolina to the 2013 Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl. Pirate fans can go to www.ecupirates.com to get the best seats in Tropicana Field to see their Pirates!!!
The Executive Committee of the Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl invites Mid-American Conference member Ohio to the 2013 Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl. Ohio fans can go to www.ohiobobcats.com to get the best seats in Tropicana Field to see their Bobcats.
30 Bowl Alums Join NFL Ranks in April
Submitted by Bowl PR Staff on Wed, 05/01/2013 - 01:00
Thirty more players who have played in past Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl St. Petersburg games have joined the NFL ranks. Eight of the players were selected in the NFL Draft and 22 additional players signed free agent contracts. Leading the list of drafted players is FIU's FS John Cyprien who was the 33rd player selected (Jacksonville Jaguars). Marshall WR Aaron Dobson, the Bowl MVP for the Herd, was a 2nd round pick of the New England Patriots.
Players from all past five years of the Bowl game are included on this list, including two USF players from the inaugural game in 2008. The Rutgers team from 2009 produced nine players to lead the list.