WASHINGTON, D.C. — YellowFlag, the new, free iOS app offering the world’s first social network dedicated to college and pro football fans, announced today that it will partner with the Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman to provide fans with a channel to connect with each other before, during and after the game. Through its platform, YellowFlag will give fans a link to purchase Military Bowl tickets, the ability to interact with other fans and opportunities to participate with live in-stadium promotions during the game.
The 2012 Military Bowl will feature Army against an opponent from the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC), both pending bowl eligibility. The game kicks off at 3 p.m. on December 27 at RFK Stadium and will be televised live on ESPN for the fifth straight year.
A 17-year Army veteran and Wounded Warrior himself, YellowFlag CEO Josh Peyton said, “YellowFlag is honored to have been chosen to partner of the Military Bowl, which recognizes and supports our nation’s service men and women as well as their families. Our partnership with the Military Bowl will help spread awareness about our initiatives to staff YellowFlag with wounded veterans transitioning into the civilian workforce.”
Built as a mobile experience, YellowFlag is like having a tailgate in your pocket. Using the YellowFlag mobile app, fans can track, connect and share real-time updates about college and pro football games from anywhere in the world.
To download YellowFlag for free, visit the iTunes App Store or go to http://www.yellowflag.net
About the Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman
The Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman has been held in Washington, D.C.’s historic RFK Stadium since 2008. Organized by the DC Bowl Committee, Inc. and Events DC, the Military Bowl serves as a premier regional event benefiting the USO. With first-rate participants and events, the Military Bowl seeks to generate broad support for the USO, positively impact the regional economy, honor the U.S. military and solidify the nation’s capital as a leading college football destination. For more information, please visit https://militarybowl.org
YellowFlag is the first social network dedicated to college and pro football fans. The company, with two U.S. technology provisional patents, has created the most interactive second-screen mobile sports platform that football fans have experienced to date. YellowFlag, based out of Washington, D.C., was launched in 2012 with a staff of 13. For more information, visit http://www.yellowflag.net