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This weekend on Utah TV: Football, football and more football

Published December 29, 2012 5:58 pm

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2012, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research purposes and may not be reprinted.

We're still caught in the limbo that is television between Christmas and New Year's. There's a whole lot of football this weekend, and not a whole lot else.Friday on TV ...College football: Independence Bowl - Louisiana-Monroe vs. Ohio (noon, ESPN); Russell Athletic Bowl - Rutgers vs. Virginia Tech (3:30 p.m., ESPN); Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas - Minnesota vs. Texas Tech (7 p.m., ESPN)NBA (7 p.m., ROOT): L.A. Clippers at Utah JazzMen's college basketball (7:30 p.m. P12N): College of Idaho at UtahAmerican Masters (8 p.m., PBS/Ch. 7): A look at "Joffrey: Mavericks of American Dance."Back to the Beginning with Christiane Amanpour (8 p.m. ABC/Ch. 4): Amanpour travels to the lands of the Bible to explore the stoies of the Old Testament in the conclusion of this two-part special.Saturday on TV ...College football: Armed Forces Bowl - Air Force vs. Rice (9:45 a.m., ESPN); Pinstripe Bowl - Syracuse vs. West Virginia (1:15 p.m., ESPN); Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl - Arizona State vs. Navy (2 p.m., ESPN2); Alamo Bowl - Oregon State vs. Texas (4:45 p.m., ESPN); Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl - Michigan State vs. TCU (8:15 p.m., ESPN)Women's college basketball (4 p.m., BYUtv): Western New Mexico at BYUMade in Jersey (7 and 8 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): Martina confronts Tommy; Martina's off-handed comment results in a client attacking the CEO of a chemical plant.Men's college basketball (7 p.m., BYUtv): BYU vs. Virgina Tech at EnergySolutions ArenaBig Miracle (10:20 p.m., HBO): Alaskans try to save ice-trapped whales in this 2012 movie. (PG)Sunday on TV ...NFL: Houston Texas at Indianapolis Colts (11 a.m., CBS/Ch. 2); Philadelphia Eagles at New York Giants (11 a.m., Fox/Ch. 13); Kansas City Chiefs at Denver Broncos (2 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2); Green Bay Packers at Minnesota Vikings (2 p.m., Fox/Ch. 13); Dallas Cowboys at Washington Redskins (6:20 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5)NBA (7:30 p.m., ROOT): Utah Jazz at L.A. Clippers Sister Wives (10 p.m., TLC): The Browns try to get moved into their new houses before Christmas. And then it's Sister Wives: Secrets Revealed (11 p.m., TLC), which is never as exciting as it sounds. The Browns sit around and answer questions.