The 2006 Rose Bowl Game National Championship earned the highest-rated Rose Bowl Game ratings in 20 years. Although I’m a Trojan fan and alumni, I thoroughly enjoyed the game and must tip my hat to Vince Young and his Texas Long Horns.
Hot off the wire - PASADENA, Calif., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The highly anticipated Rose Bowl Game National Championship presented by Citi -- which featured an exciting, down to the wire finish with Texas defeating USC 41-39 to earn the national title -- earned an outstanding national rating of 21.7.
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"We could not ask for a more exciting Rose Bowl Game National Championship than the one we had,"said 2006 Tournament of Roses President Libby Evans Wright. "We are delighted that more than 35 million football fans tuned in to ABC to catch the thrilling action and witness the crowning of college football's new national champion."