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Clear Skies: Stormy Holiday Bowl could prepare Cats for sunny 2010

It never rains in Southern California. There has never been a shutout in the Holiday Bowl. Nebraska has never beaten Arizona. Never mind. As we crossed the mountains heading into San Diego the cloudy skies tried to warn us this wasn’t going to be our day. As we sat in the rain with the time [&hellip

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One for the Road: Final pre-Holiday Bowl thought

We are just hours away from kicking this thing off. Can you stand it? I don’t know how much success Arizona’s offense will have against Nebraska’s defense. But I do know this: the Husker offense is bad. Fewer-yards-per-game-than-UCLA-and-ASU bad. So does a team that is solid but not great on both sides of the ball [&hellip

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Holiday Break: Breaking down the Holiday Bowl inside and out

Is the car gassed up? Did you check the tires? Are you stocked up on beef jerky and Tums? It’s like August all over again because the state of Arizona is heading to San Diego. Holiday Bowl week is here! The Las Vegas Bowl trip was an absolute blast and I’m looking forward to more [&hellip

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Satisfied: Arizona does not need to win the Holiday Bowl

Do we need the Holiday Bowl? Does your opinion of the 2009 Arizona football season depend on the result in San Diego? To answer that you need to look back at your feelings before the season. How we react to things in life is directly tied to our expectations going in. What was your personal [&hellip

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Color Bind: How should the Cats dress for Holiday Bowl success?

How is Arizona going to score points in the Holiday Bowl? Meaningless. What is the best way to attack Ndamukong Suh? Inconsequential. Will the UA D let up against a struggling offense? Will Nic Grigsby be able to play? Can the special teams win the field position battle? Not interested, don’t know, don’t care. Only [&hellip

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