LSU coach Les Miles can't eat chicken at the Chick-fil-A Bowl because of a previous endorsement.
The 35-ring circus of bowl season is full of sideshows, freak shows, split stats and split personalities. And the biggest and best bowls have the most exciting high-wire acts, thanks to their award winners, NFL prospects, high-priced coaches, rabid fan bases and big dog endorsement deals. Here’s a look at 15 weird and wild facts, stats and trends from the best bowls this postseason.
Sharrif Floyd was suspended for the first two games of the season.
by Josh Kipnis
Time and time again, evidence has indicated that college athletics are a corrupt system. Coaches are constantly violating the NCAA’s recruiting rules, and players are accepting illegal benefits from booster and alumni programs. Sharrif Floyd, defensive tackle for the University of Florida, has been the center of the latest controversy.