Photos from Thursday's Rose Bowl Media Day

Today was Media Day for press covering the 2005 Rose Bowl. The event was held at the Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif., where the teams practice. While the current head coaches of Michigan and Texas were on hand, the excitement was all about the past when former college coaching greats <b>Bo Schembechler</b> from Michigan, and <b>Darrell Royal</b> from Texas walked up to the podium to speak together. <br>

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College football coaching legends Darrell Royal (left) from Texas, and Glen "Bo" Schembechler from Michigan talk about the upcoming Rose Bowl. The game will be the first meeting between the two storied programs.
Former Texas coach Darrell Royal (left) and former Michigan coach Bo Schembechler at Thursday's Rose Bowl Media Day. Schembechler said that while he was a traditionalist and wanted to keep the Rose Bowl between the Pac 10 and the Big Ten conferences, the current bowl set up is the only way Texas and Michigan can ever play each other.
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University of Michigan head coach Lloyd Carr gets ready to answer questions at Thursday's Rose Bowl Media Day.
University of Texas head football coach Mack Brown talks to reporters at Thursday's Rose Bowl Media Day.
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Michigan defensive end Patrick Massey autographs a football for one of the children in attendance at Thursday's Rose Bowl Media Day held at the Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif.
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Michigan freshman defensive lineman Marques Walton poses outside the Home Depot Center Thursday. Walton said he was weighing in at 290-pounds.
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Michigan football players pose with children and representatives from the City of Hope at Thursday's Rose Bowl Media Day. Players are, rom left: tight end Tim Massaquoi, defensive end Pat Massey, cornerback Marlin Jackson, linebbacker Roy Manning and fullback Kevin Dudley.
University of Texas senior center Jason Glynn signs his autograph for a fan at Thursday's Rose Bowl Media Day. Glynn said playing his final game in the Rose Bowl was better than anything he could have hoped for to end his college career.
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University of Texas running back Cedric Benson asnwers questions during Thursday's Rose Bowl Media Day.
Michigan senior offensive lineman David Baas at Thursday's Rose Bowl Media Day.
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University of Texas quarterback Vince Young answers questions during Thursday's Rose Bowl Media Day.
University of Michigan senior cornerback Marlin Jackson at Thursday's Rose Bowl Media Day.

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