NEW ORLEANS — Where else would you hold the Bizarre Bowl?
In a city that never sleeps. Where men dress up as women. Where women show off their assets to get cheap beads. Where the gastronomic goal seems to be to set your intestines on fire. Where you can walk around the streets with a cold one as long as it’s in a plastic cup. Where you can’t go a block without finding someone talking to himself.
“It’s New Orleans. New Orleans is supposed to be bizarre,” Cincinnati offensive tackle Jeff Linkenbach said.
This is where a game this strange belongs.
On Tuesday, Charlie Strong was behind a curtain before his news conference. I said to him, “Are you the interim defensive coordinator?”