Everything you need to know
Peach Bowl, Inc. operates the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl, the ninth-oldest bowl game in the country and one of New Year’s Six Bowls selected to host the College Football Playoff. In 2014 and 2015, the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl hosted top nationally ranked teams as assigned by the College Football Playoff Selection Committee. In 2016, the Bowl hosted its first College Football Playoff Semifinal between No. 1 Alabama and No. 4 Washington. Last year, the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl featured another top-10 matchup where the No. 10 Florida Gators defeated the No. 7 Michigan Wolverines 41-15.
The Bowl has earned a reputation as one of the most competitive bowls in the country, with 53 percent (27 of 51) of its games being decided by a touchdown or less. Peach Bowl, Inc. has disbursed $185.2 million in team payouts over its 51-year history. The Bowl also leads all other bowl game organizations in charitable and scholarship contributions, giving more than $32.8 million to organizations in need since 2002. Peach Bowl, Inc. also owns and manages the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game, the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge charity golf tournament and is the presenting sponsor and manager of The Dodd Trophy national coach of the year award.
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Assigned by College Football Playoff Selection Committee on Dec. 8
Dec. 28, 2019
- $12 million in total team payouts
($4 million per conference plus additional $2 million for team expenses)
- More than $185.2 million all-time team payouts.
- Nationally televised by ESPN
- Viewership of 19.8 million peak households in 2016, with a total of 173.8 million all-time households
3.02 million fans in attendance since 1968
“College Football’s Most Charitable Bowl Game” has now given a total of $32.8 million in charity and scholarship since 2002.
More Than A Game
The Peach Bowl, Inc. family of properties also includes the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game, a marquee neutral-site matchup of top-ranked teams that opens each season, the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge charity golf tournament each spring and The Dodd Trophy presented by the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl, the nation’s most coveted national coach of the year award.
- Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Chairman:
- Peach Bowl, Inc CEO & President:
Gary P. Stokan