We caught up with Appalachian State Interim Head Coach Mark Ivey, Middle Tennessee State Head Coach Rick Stockstill, and Linebacker Tyler Bird during The R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl Media Day and Day of Service. They talked to us about what it’s been like to participate in the festivities leading up to the bowl game on Saturday.
Check out the interviews below.
Appalachian State Interim Head Coach Mark Ivey
Interim Head Coach Mark Ivey told us the Appalachian State football team has been excited to play in the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl since winning the Sun Belt Conference Championship.
Middle Tennessee State Head Coach Rick Stockstill
Coach Rick Stockstill tells us how the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl has been a team goal from the beginning of the season.
Tyler Bird, Linebacker Appalachian State
Appalachian State Linebacker Tyler Bird on giving back to the New Orleans community during the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl Day of Service.
Tyler Bird, Linebacker for @AppState_FB on participating in the Day of Service around the New Orleans community and how he is looking forward to the @NewOrleansBowl atmosphere on Saturday. #10Strong #RLBowl pic.twitter.com/6Atdvoj3LG
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