Browsing College Football Economics

Notre Dame Fighting Irish – The Value of a BCS Bowl

Posted on 16 Oct, 2012, by in NFL

Being an independent football program, unlike the rest of their athletics departments, gives Notre Dame a special status in College Football. It usually means quite a difficult schedule to plow through, but it also means a lot more money to keep once your reach a bowl game, especially a BCS bowl game. More

Alabama & Auburn College Football – The Importance to State Economy

Posted on 9 Jul, 2012, by in NFL

This is what you call a cash cow. The college football programs of the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Auburn Tigers mean a lot of money to the state of Alabama, with some estimating the tow schools and bitter rivals’ impact to be around $500 million in annual economic impact. More