Arete, Sport and Society, American Sport History, Football, Bowl games, Naming rights
Football; Televised football games; Corporate sponsorship; Sports sponsorship
I entered a state of deep depression recently when I learned that the folks at Poulan are no longer sponsoring the Independence Bowl. The Poulan Weed Eater Bowl is no more. The irritating, loud and stupid relative of all the bowl games is gone. The Poulan Weed Eater Bowl has whacked its last weed.
Sport and Society for Arete
College of Arts and Humanities
Crepeau, Richard C., "Bowls Everywhere But None to Match the Poulan Weed Eater Bowl" (1999). On Sport and Society. 534.