Bowl may move in wake of Hurricane Katrina

Updated: September 15, 2005, 8:49 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW ORLEANS -- The New Orleans Bowl may have a bit more Cajun flavor this year.

With the Superdome awaiting massive repairs and New Orleans projected to be cleaning up from Hurricane Katrina for months, the December bowl may move to Lafayette, La., said executive director Billy Ferrante of the Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation.

"We have had some very preliminary talks with the folks at Louisiana-Lafayette and our first choice is to keep the game in Louisiana," he said. "Hopefully ...

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