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New Orleans places bids to host 2019, 2020 college football championship games

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

The City of New Orleans has put in bids to host the 2019 and 2020 college football playoff title games, a source confirmed to FOX 8 News Tuesday night.

The news comes one week after news broke that the Crescent City was invited to bid on the 2019 and 2020 Super Bowls.

The Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation along with the Sugar Bowl Committee is spear-heading the effort and the decision will be announced in mid October.

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