Some people don’t know this, but besides the experience of playing the bowl game, there is plenty of other benefits. There’s the week of free meals, tourist events like visiting Sea World, zoos and theme parks. There’s the learning experience of visiting recovering veterans or children cancer patients at hospitals and experiences everyone else may never get to experience.
But there is more. Each player and coach get a gift pack for participating as well from the bowl sponsor.
For example, this year for playing in the Alamo Bowl, the good folks at Valero made sure that each player …