Memories of 1973 Sugar Bowl remain sweet and sour
The Star-Spangled Banner has been sung prior to sporting events millions of times, sometimes off-key or missing a lyric or two, but there has never been a rendition like the one at the 2012 Sugar Bowl. A group named 'Six Appeal' mixed in a hip-hop tone
Louisville might not have had the firepower on paper to stand up to 14.5-point favorite Florida. But the Cardinals did have Teddy Bridgewater.
Mike Eckenrod sits on his couch in his living room, watching the 1973 Sugar Bowl, which he played in at center for the Alabama football team. On his left hand is a national championship ring from that year, and over his right shoulder is an authentic
In Florida's two biggest games this season—the Sugar Bowl and the World's Largest Outdoor Cocktail Party against Georgia—the Gators fell flat on their face. Hi-res-158887685_crop_exact Florida head coach Will Muschamp Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
Louisville stood up to Florida's bullying, and the Gators had no Plan B. Let's look back at the Cardinals' incredible Sugar Bowl performance.