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Past Gridiron Legends

2010 TEXAS BOWL GRIDIRON LEGENDS
  • Ramond Berry 1984-1989, New England Patriots Head Coach
  • Bill Bradley 1969-1976, Philadelphia Eagles
  • Earl Campbell 1978-1984, Houston Oilers
  • “Mean” Joe Greene 1969-1981, Pittsburgh Steelers
  • Aaron Glenn 2002-2004 Houston Texans, 2005-2006 Dallas Cowboys
  • Gerald McNeil 1980-1983 Baylor University, Houston Oilers
  • Bob Moses 1958-1962, University of Texas
  • Don Trull 1963-1969, Houston Oilers
2009 TEXAS BOWL GRIDIRON LEGENDS
  • Billy “White Shoes” Johnson 1974-1980, Houston Oilers
  • Gabriel Rivera 1979-1983, Texas Tech University
  • Grant Teaff 1972-1992, Baylor University
  • Johnny Roland 1966-1972 St. Louis Cardinals, 1973 New York Giants
  • Sammy Baugh 1937-1952 Washington Redskins
2008 TEXAS BOWL GRIDIRON LEGENDS
  • Ecomet Burley 1971-1974, Texas Tech University
  • Ken Burrough 1971-1981, Houston Oilers
  • Mickey Herskowitz Sports Journalist, Houston Chronicle and Houston Post
  • Jack Pardee 1987-1994 University of Houston, Houston Oilers Coach
  • Jackie Sherrill 1982-1988 Texas A&M University Coach
  • Dicky Maegle 1952-1955 Rice University

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2007 TEXAS BOWL GRIDIRON LEGENDS
  • Bill Yeoman 1962–1986, University of Houston Head Coach
  • Mike Renfro 1978–1987, Houston Oilers and Dallas Cowboys
  • Corby Robertson 1966–1968, University of Texas
  • Chris Gilbert 1966–1968, University of Texas
  • Ray Childress 1985–1996, Houston Oilers, Dallas Cowboys
  • Dave Campbell 1960–present, Dave Campbell’s Texas Football Magazine
  • Elvin Bethea 1968–1983, Houston Oilers

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2006 TEXAS BOWL GRIDIRON LEGENDS
  • Lamar Hunt A True Texas Gridiron Legend
  • Kenny Houston 1967–1980, Houston Oilers and Washington Redskins
  • Roosevelt Leaks 1975–1979 Baltimore Colts, 1980–1983 Buffalo Bills
  • Jerry LeVias 1969–1974, Houston Oilers and San Diego Chargers
  • Don Maynard 1958 New York Giants, 1960–1972 New York Titans/Jets, 1973 St. Louis Cardinals
  • G.A. Moore 1962–2004 Texas High School Coach

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MEINEKE CAR CARE BOWL OF TEXAS GRIDIRON LEGENDS

The Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas is proud to announce a partnership with Wrangler Retro and Cavender’s Boot City to present the 2011 Gridiron Legends.  This year’s class will be honored at the 2011 Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas on December 31st on-field during halftime.

The Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas has also partnered with Dave Campbell’s Texas Football to honor the Gridiron Legends Texas High School Player of the Year presented by Wrangler Retro and Cavender’s.  Fans, coaches & players can vote throughout the 2011 season exclusively at all Cavender’s retail locations across the state.  Weekly winners will also be recognized through online voting at Cavenders.com, WranglerWestern.com, TexasFootball.com, and MCCBOT.com.  The Gridiron Legends Texas High School Player of the Year presented by Wrangler Retro and Cavender’s will be recognized on-field at the Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas featuring the Big Ten and Big 12 conferences on December 31, 2011 at Reliant Stadium.  In addition, one lucky voter will be selected to win a trip to the Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas including hotel, airfare, game tickets, pregame sideline passes, and VIP gifts.

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How to extend the life of car battery?

Car batteries hold of great importance when you spend most your day in a car for the traveling or work purpose. Many people are tired of the problems regarding the batteries and they don’t know how to get rid of this problem.

We are guiding you about how you can increase the life of a car battery just by following simple steps. You can keep yourself away from the problems.

GOOD CABLES

When you are about to choose the best car battery then make sure that you are inspecting it on the closing level. Make sure that the wiring of the batteries is reliable and you can make it run for the long term use.

INSPECTION

When you drive a lot then, of course, you don’t have time to see the car time to time but at the end of the day, it’s important to inspect the battery. You should see the terminals and others parts carefully if they have any kind of corrosion.

It would be great that if you clean your car battery once in a week with a cloth to keep it away from any kind of moisture and dirt to prolong its life.

EXTRA ACCESSORIES

Extra accessories like music, lights, AC, and others are responsible for making the car weak when you are not driving. Many people keep an AC on, music on and, they keep the lights on which makes the battery weaker.

When you are not driving a car then you should stop using the things because it will be of no use. To make the battery life long avoid using these features of the car when you are not driving.

CHARGE

It’s important to charge your batteries once in a week. When you have lots of work of driving then you should take care of the battery as well. Once in a week when you are free then you should charge the batteries.

Have a charger which should be reliable and long lasting so you can charge your batteries with the help of charger. You can also charge a battery with the help of power bank.

WATER LEVEL

The water level of the battery should be checked twice in a week. If you don’t have enough water in your battery then the possibilities are that your battery will be down soon. You need to invest more in it.

You don’t have to pour normal water in the batteries. You can go to the mechanic and they will guide you about the distilled water.

CAR ALTERNATOR

If your battery is new and still it’s not working properly then you need to go to the mechanic to check the alternator of the car. Due to the problem in your alternator in your car, you may experience the problem in the batteries of the car.

Another reason of weak battery must be over charging. If you have bought new car batteries it may be possible that due to the over-charging battery is not working well.