Media Interview & Event Schedule
Media Relations Contacts
John Sudsbury, 504-828-2440, Cell 504-427-7076, johns@sugarbowl.org
Melissa Stoltz, 504-828-2440, melissas@sugarbowl.org

Media Headquarters

New Orleans Marriott at the Convention Center
859 Convention Center Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70130

2016 Allstate Sugar Bowl Credential Pick-up at Media Hotel - TENTATIVE
Fleur De Lis Room
Sunday, Dec. 27, 3-6 p.m.
Dec. 28-31, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Jan. 1 (Game Day), 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Credentials Will be Available at the Superdome from 3 p.m. to Halftime on Game Day.



Tentative Media Schedule for 2016 Allstate Sugar Bowl

Saturday, December 26 or Sunday, December 27, 2015

Team A Welcome, TBA
Location: Louis Armstrong International Airport (Due to TSA regulations, all attending media must: RSVP that they plan to cover, arrive one-hour before team arrival, and have government-issued photo ID).
Availability: Head Coach at podium. Two players available for one-on-ones.
Shuttle departs Marriott at the Convention Center. Times could change due to flight schedules.

       Mult box for sound; no video feed; use own cameras.

Team A Welcome, TBA
Location: Louis Armstrong International Airport (Due to TSA regulations, all attending media must: RSVP that they plan to cover, arrive one-hour before team arrival, and have government-issued photo ID).
Availability: Head Coach at podium. Two players available for one-on-ones.
Shuttle departs Marriott at the Convention Center. Times could change due to flight schedules.

       Mult box for sound; no video feed; use own cameras.



Monday, December 28, 2015
Team A Defense Press Conference, TBA

Defensive Coordinator and five players.
        Electronic media uses own cameras for video, mult boxes for audio.

Team B Offense Press Conference, TBA
Offensive Coordinator and five players.
        Electronic media uses own cameras for video, mult boxes for audio.

Team A Practice/Availability, 1-3 p.m.
Availability: Cameras for 15 minutes.
Shuttle departs Marriott at the Convention Center.

Team B Practice/Availability, TBA
Availability: Cameras for 15 minutes.
Shuttle departs Marriott at the Convention Center at 9:25 a.m.



Tuesday, December 29, 2015
Team A Offense Press Conference, TBA
Offensive Coordinator and five players.
        Electronic media uses own cameras for video, mult boxes for audio.

Team B Defense Press Conference, TBA
Defensive Coordinator and five players.
        Electronic media uses own cameras for video, mult boxes for audio.

Team A Practice/Availability, 1-3 p.m.
Availability: Cameras for 15 minutes.
Shuttle departs Marriott at the Convention Center.

Team B Practice/Availability, TBA
Availability: Cameras for 15 minutes.
Shuttle departs Marriott at the Convention Center at 9:25 a.m.



Wednesday, December 30, 2015
Team A Practice/Availability, TBA

Availability: Cameras for 15 minutes. Interviews with selected players after practice. NO MULT BOX OR DISTRIBUTION.
Shuttle departs Marriott at the Convention Center.

Team B Practice/Availability, TBA
Availability: Cameras for 15 minutes. Interviews with selected players after practice. NO MULT BOX OR DISTRIBUTION.
Shuttle departs Marriott at the Convention Center.


Allstate Fan Fest, 12-7 p.m.

418 North Peters Street in the French Quarter, adjacent to Jax Brewery.
There will NOT be media shuttles to this event.

Media Party, 8-11 p.m.
Shuttle buses will leave hotel at 7:45, 8, 8:15 and 8:30 p.m.; will leave party at 10, 10:30, 11, and 11:30 p.m.



Thursday, December 31, 2015
Team A Head Coach Press Conference, 8:30 a.m.
          Electronic media takes coach audio/video feed from distribution area.

Photo Opportunity, 8:45 a.m.-9 a.m.
Head Coaches, Allstate Sugar Bowl and Allstate Insurance Representatives
          ALL PHOTOGRAPHERS USE THEIR OWN CAMERAS FOR THIS SHOT.

Team B Head Coach Urban Meyer Press Conference, 9 a.m.
        Electronic media takes coach audio/video feed from distribution area.

Sugar Bowl Second-Line Parade, 11:15 a.m.
Location: Pat O'Brien's, 732 St. Peter St.
Availability: Photo Opportunity Only
There will NOT be media shuttles to this event.

Allstate Fan Fest, 12-7 p.m.

418 North Peters Street in the French Quarter, adjacent to Jax Brewery.
There will NOT be media shuttles to this event.

Team A Pep Rally, TBA
Allstate Fan Fest, 418 North Peters Street in the French Quarter, adjacent to Jax Brewery.
There will NOT be media shuttles to this event.

Team B Pep Rally, TBA
Allstate Fan Fest, 418 North Peters Street in the French Quarter, adjacent to Jax Brewery.
There will NOT be media shuttles to this event. 



Friday, January 1, 2016
Pregame Media Meal: 3:30 - 7:30 p.m.

West Bunker Suite, First Floor, Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Buses will leave for Superdome in 15 minute intervals beginning at 2p.m. until 8 p.m.; buses will return to hotel in 15 minute intervals until 2:30 a.m.

2016 ALLSTATE SUGAR BOWL CLASSIC, 7:30 p.m.
Mercedes-Benz Superdome 

 

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