The first rose bowl was played in 1902
The Rose Bowl always comes first in a calendar year.
The Michigan Wolverines won the first Rose Bowl. They beat Stanford.
The Rose Bowl has always been played in Pasadena. It's first year was 1902. The first game the current Rose Bowl hosted was in 1923. Those Rose Bowls played before 1923 were held at Tournament Park in Pasadena, approximately three miles from the current Rose Bowl.
The answer is the Rose Bowl. ROLL TIDE!!
Michigan and Stanford University
The Michigan Wolverines (1902)
Rose Bowl. The first one was played on January 1, 1902.
Ohio State's first victory in the Rose Bowl came in 1950 when they defeated the University of California 17-14.
The first bowl game was the 1902 Rose Bowl between Michigan and Stanford with Michigan winning 49 - 0.