All the marbles: 1 vs. 2

1987 Fiesta Bowl vs. 1963 Rose Bowl.

Updated: January 2, 2006, 12:33 AM ET
By Jeff Merron | Page 2

1987 Fiesta Bowl: No. 2 Penn State (11-0) 14, No. 1 Miami (11-0) 10 Some called the matchup "The Game of the Century." But it didn't turn out to be. Both teams averaged 30+ points coming into the game, but played ineptly when they had the ball. Penn State played tenacious D, sacking Miami's Vinny Testaverde four times and picking off five passes. Still, the Hurricanes, who finished the game with 445 total yards to Penn State's 162, led until D.J. Dozier's 6-yard TD run midway through the fourth ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?