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BBVA Compass to end sponsorship of Birmingham's bowl game

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BBVA Compass bank will end it's affiliation with Birmingham's bowl game after next football season.

Compass agreed to a four game contract with ESPN prior to the 2010 season, but the bank's Birmingham city president, Alan Register, said the Compass has opted to pursue other promotional opportunities.

The bank says it decided to announce it's decision eight months before the final BBVA Compass Bowl in an attempt to give ESPN and the city of Birmingham enough time to find a new title sponsor.

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