2008 Rose Bowl DVD Available
Feb. 22, 2008
'The 2008 Rose Bowl Game Presented by Citi' on DVD, featuring the complete ABC broadcast of another classic Pac-10/Big Ten matchup between the sixth-ranked USC and No. 13 Illinois, is being released by ESPN, in conjunction with Genius Products LLC.
The DVD contains the complete 2008 Rose Bowl Game, with exclusive bonus features including post-game celebrations and interviews, USC's Road to the Rose Bowl season recap and more. 'The 2008 Rose Bowl Game Presented by Citi' hits stores nationwide on Feb. 26, 2008, for $19.95.
'The 2008 Rose Bowl Game DVD is a great keepsake for USC and college football fans,' said Tori Stevens, vice president home entertainment and branded experiences. 'From the excitement of the game itself to the post-game celebrations and season highlights, fans get to relive not only USC's victory, but some of the greatest moments from a terrific season.'
In addition to the complete game, 'The 2008 Rose Bowl Game presented by Citi' features exclusive bonus content, including a touching tribute to USC placekicker Mario Danelo, who tragically died just days after USC's 2007 Rose Bowl win. Plus, work out with Rose Bowl Offensive MVP John David Booty, as he takes viewers through his personal training regimen, and get post-game analysis with the ESPN GameDay crew of Lee Corso, Chris Fowler and Kirk Herbstreit,.
'From a fan's perspective, the Rose Bowl is one of the premier college football games of the year,' said Trevor Drinkwater, CEO of Genius Products. 'This DVD celebrates all the great players and memorable moments of the classic gridiron battle between powerhouses USC and Illinois, two of the top college football programs during the 2007 season.'
Bonus features include:
- Remembering Mario Danelo - Feature on the tragic death of USC kicker Mario Danelo
- USC's 'Waterboy' - Featurette about Ricky Rosas, a volunteer for the USC football team who has endeared himself to the team and fans.
- John David Booty's 'Core' Workout- Featurette on John David Booty's work-out regimen.
- Road to the Rose Bowl- Recap of USC's victories from the 2007 season.
- Post-Game Interviews & Trophy Presentation
- GameDay Post-Game Analysis