Sugar Bowl headed to Georgia Dome

Updated: October 5, 2005, 7:48 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

The Sugar Bowl is heading to the Georgia Dome on Jan. 2, ESPN has confirmed.

The game was forced out of New Orleans for the first time because of Hurricane Katrina.

The official announcement is expected Friday morning.

Despite the Sugar Bowl's hopes that the game could be played in Baton Rouge, Louisiana's capital does not have enough hotel rooms to accommodate the tens of thousands of people the game attracts. Sugar Bowl officials were hoping New Orleans could provide ...

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