Bowl Game gift giving goes virtual for 2020

It's one of the great traditions in sports. I'm talking about the gifts that college football players receive for playing in bowl games.

Players get gifts from the bowl games and their schools. Here is some of what is being gifted in 2020.


In past years, many bowls offered gift suites where players could pick out their gifts. This year, those gift suites went online and virtual.



Camellia Bowl

Dec. 25, 2:30 p.m., ESPN; Cramton Bowl (Montgomery, Ala.)

Gift suite: beanie; backpack; Big Game autograph football Union Home Mortgage


Cure Bowl

Dec. 26, noon, ESPN; Camping World Stadium (Orlando)

Gift suite: dri-fit shirt; canteen; Sasquatch Party Bag


Servpro First Responder Bowl

Dec. 26, 3:30 p.m., ABC; Gerald J. Ford Stadium (Dallas)

Gift suite: Anker phone charger, football; apparel item


LendingTree Bowl

Dec. 26, 3:30 p.m., ESPN; Ladd-Peebles Stadium (Mobile, Ala.)

Gift suite: Maui Jim sunglasses, Nixon watch, wireless ear buds; Hudson Cole duffle bag


Radiance Technologies Independence Bowl

Dec. 26, 7 p.m., ESPN; Independence Stadium (Shreveport, La.)

Gift suite: Fossil watch; New Era beanie; souvenir football


Guaranteed Rate Bowl

Dec. 26, 10:15 p.m., ESPN; Chase Field (Phoenix)

Gift suite: Theragun Pro, Lululemon 22L Cruiser backpack; 26-ounce Ice Shaker bottle


Cheez-It Bowl

Dec. 29, 5:30 p.m., ESPN; Camping World Stadium (Orlando)

Gift suite: $400 Amazon gift card; watch; backpack


Valero Alamo Bowl

Dec. 29, 9 p.m., ESPN; Alamodome (San Antonio)

Gift suite: $515 Amazon gift card; mini-helmet; team panoramic photo


AutoZone Liberty Bowl

Dec. 31, 4 p.m., ESPN; Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium (Memphis)

Gift suite: Bass Pro Shops gift card, Philips Soundbar Bluetooth speaker; Nike athletic shoes, sport sandals, sunglasses and backpack; commemorative football


Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl

Dec. 31, noon, ESPN; Amon G. Carter Stadium (Fort Worth, Texas)

Gift suite: Anker phone charger, football; apparel item


Arizona Bowl

Dec. 31, 4 p.m., CBSS; Arizona Stadium (Tucson, Ariz.)

Gift suite: BBTEK Bluetooth waterproof speaker and wireless earbuds; Lululemon New Crew backpack; Hudson Cole stainless steel koozie set


Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl

Jan. 1, 12:30 p.m., ESPN; Mercedes-Benz Stadium (Atlanta)

Gift suite: $390 Mastercard gift card by University Fancards; Fossil watch; commemorative football



Vrbo Citrus Bowl

Jan. 1, 1 p.m., ABC; Camping World Stadium (Orlando)

Gift suite: $400 Amazon gift card; watch; backpack


Rose Bowl Game College Football Playoff semifinal

Jan. 1, 5 p.m., ESPN; Rose Bowl (Pasadena, Calif.)

Gift suite: Fossil watch; Ogio backpack; New Era 9Fifty snapback adjustable hat


Allstate Sugar Bowl College Football Playoff semifinal

Jan. 1, 8:45 p.m., ESPN; Mercedes-Benz Superdome (New Orleans)

Gift suite: New Era hat; Diesel watch; mini-helmet


TaxSlayer Gator Bowl

Jan. 2, noon, ESPN; TIAA Bank Field (Jacksonville)

Gift suite: JBL noise-canceling headphones and Bluetooth speaker inside a customized box; Maui Jim sunglasses with fitting; Fossil watch; backpack


PlayStation Fiesta Bowl

Jan. 2, 4 p.m., ESPN; State Farm Stadium (Glendale, Ariz.)

Gift suite: PlayStation 5 console; Lululemon 22L Cruiser backpack


Capital One Orange Bowl

Jan. 2, 8 p.m., ESPN; Hard Rock Stadium (Miami Gardens, Fla.)

Gift suite: Tourneau watch