2005 Motor City Bowl
The 2005 Motor City Bowl, part of the 2005–06 NCAA football bowl games season, occurred on December 27, 2005 at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan. The University of Memphis Tigers football team beat the University of Akron Zips football team 38–31.
|2005 Motor City Bowl|
|Date||December 26, 2005|
|United States TV coverage|
|Announcers||Mark Jones (Play by Play) |
Chris Spielman (Analyst)
Rob Stone (Sideline)
This game is most noteworthy for being the first bowl game the University of Akron Zips football team has played in, and for being the final college game for All-American and All-Pro running back DeAngelo Williams.