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Arizona Slow: Fiesta Bowl continued Wildcats’ trend of early deficits in bowl games

Note: This was originally posted in February. The Super Bowl was at University of Phoenix Stadium. The Fiesta Bowl was at University of Phoenix Stadium. It’s the perfect time to talk about Arizona bowl games! The Wildcats’ loss in Glendale last December continued a prolonged, puzzling trend of slow starts in postseason games

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Fiesta Goal: The importance of winning this bowl game

Here are the facts: The University of Arizona football team exceeded all expectations and the Wildcats have had a very successful season. Here’s another fact: It’s very important for Rich Rodriguez and the Cats to win the Fiesta Bowl

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Weekend Revival: Fiesta Bowl bid eases pain of Championship Game loss

It was no Comeback-to-Back but it turned out to be a pretty good Wildcat weekend after all. Two days after the worst loss of the season the Arizona football team received the best news possible and accepted an invite to play Boise State in the Fiesta Bowl

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Bowl Goal: Fiesta Bowl or…Fiesta Bowl?

The Arizona Wildcats are playing for the Territorial Cup on Friday. They’re playing for bragging rights, they’re playing for 10 wins, and they’re playing for a shot at one of the big six bowl games. One win probably gets them there. Three more wins probably gets them the exact same bowl

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Option Football: Every possible bowl scenario over final two games

Another last-minute ball bounced the 2014 Arizona Wildcats’ way but this time the kick went through the uprights. With just two rounds of ball-bouncing remaining the list of possibilities grows shorter. What can the UA gain (or lose) based on every potential result combination over the final couple weeks of the regular season

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