Tuesday, December 1, 2009
ESPN Classic tribute to Bowden today
By ESPN.com staff
ESPN Classic will have a tribute to FSU coach Bobby Bowden beginning at 5 p.m. ET today. Here is the schedule:
5 p.m. SportsCentury: Bobby Bowden
6-8 p.m. 1995 Sugar Bowl: Florida State vs Florida -- Florida State held high-scoring Florida to 17 points and came away with a 23-17 win.
8-10 p.m. 1994 Orange Bowl: Florida State vs Nebraska -- Bobby Bowden battled Tom Osbourne and emerged victorious with an 18-16 win and Bowden's first national championship.
10 p.m. - 12 a.m. 2000 Sugar Bowl: Florida State vs Virginia Tech -- Peter Warrick had a record 20-point game as Florida State won 46-29 for Bowden's second national championship.
1 a.m.- 3 a.m. 1999 Florida State vs Clemson - Bowden Bowl I. Bobby Bowden faced his son Tommy and came away with a 17-14 win over Clemson. This also marked Bobby Bowden's 300th coaching victory.
3 a.m. - 5 a.m. 2000 Clemson vs Florida State - Bowden Bowl II. The second coaching matchup between father and son. This time Chris Weinke and Florida State blew out Clemson, 54-7 as Weinke threw for 521 yards and two touchdowns.
5 a.m. - 6 a.m. SportsCentury: Bobby Bowden