Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 28. Chapters: 2006 Chick-fil-A Bowl, 1986 Peach Bowl, 2009 Chick-fil-A Bowl, 1981 Peach Bowl, 2007 Chick-fil-AMorePlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 28. Chapters: 2006 Chick-fil-A Bowl, 1986 Peach Bowl, 2009 Chick-fil-A Bowl, 1981 Peach Bowl, 2007 Chick-fil-A Bowl, 2008 Chick-fil-A Bowl, 2010 Chick-fil-A Bowl, 1993 Peach Bowl, List of Chick-fil-A Bowl broadcasters, 1976 Peach Bowl, 1985 Peach Bowl, 1974 Peach Bowl, 1998 Peach Bowl, 2004 Peach Bowl, 2005 Peach Bowl, 2001 Peach Bowl, 2002 Peach Bowl, 2000 Peach Bowl, 1984 Peach Bowl, 1999 Peach Bowl, George Crumbley.
Excerpt: The 2006 Chick-fil-A Bowl was a postseason college football match between the Georgia Bulldogs and the Virginia Tech Hokies at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, Georgia. The University of Georgia represented the Southeastern Conference (SEC) and Virginia Tech represented the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) in the competition. The game was the final competition of the 2006 football season for each team and resulted in a 31-24 Georgia victory, even though spread bettors favored Virginia Tech to win by three points. In exchange for the right to pick the first ACC team after the Bowl Championship Series selections, bowl representatives paid $3.25 million to the ACC, while the SEC, whose fifth team was selected, received $2.4 million.
The combined $5.65 million payout was the seventh-largest among all college football bowl games, and the fourth-largest non-BCS bowl game payout. In a game that was expected to be a defensive struggle, Virginia Tech took a 21-3 lead in the first half. After halftime, Georgia answered Techs first-half success, thanks in part to four second-half turnovers by Tech quarterback Sean Glennon. Virginia Techs No.
1 ranked defense struggled in the second half, allowing 153 yards (of 200 total) in the final 30 minutes. As time ran out, Georgia held a one-touchdown lead, 31-24, having beaten back a last-second Tech rally. 75,406 people attended the game, making it the 10th consecutive Peach Bow...