List of announcers of major college bowl games

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The following are lists of television networks and announcing teams that have broadcast major United States college football bowl games throughout the years. An announcing team usually consists of a play-by-play announcer and one or more color commentators.

Rose Bowl[edit]

Television network, play-by-play and color commentator(s) for the Rose Bowl from 1952 to the present

Sugar Bowl[edit]

Television network, play-by-play and color commentator(s) for the Sugar Bowl from 1953 to the present

Orange Bowl[edit]

Television network, play-by-play and color commentator for the Orange Bowl from 1953 to the present

Fiesta Bowl[edit]

Television network, play-by-play and color commentator(s) for the Fiesta Bowl from 1987 to the present. The Fiesta Bowl began in 1971, but was considered a “minor bowl” until the January 2, 1987 game between Penn StateMiami (Fla), the top two teams in the nation. Since then, the Fiesta Bowl has been considered a major bowl.

Cotton Bowl Classic[edit]

Television network, play-by-play and color commentator(s) for the Cotton Bowl Classic from 1953 to 1998. The Cotton Bowl Classic was considered a “major bowl” from inception until it was excluded from the formation of the Bowl Championship Series in 1998. As a result, the Cotton Bowl Classic has been considered a “minor bowl” and since that date.

Holiday Bowl[edit]

Only for 1984 as this is the only time a minor bowl hosted the eventual national champion (Brigham Young).

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