Armed Forces Bowl set for Dec. 29

FORT WORTH, Texas -- Organizers say the Armed Forces Bowl will be played Dec. 29 in Fort Worth, Texas, after two years in nearby Dallas.

Bowl officials on Thursday announced the game will return to TCU's Amon G. Carter Stadium, which has undergone $143 million in renovations. The stadium overhaul began after the 2010 football season.

The previous two Armed Forces Bowl games were played at Ford Stadium on the campus of Southern Methodist University.

Fort Worth-based Bell Helicopter-Textron sponsors the military-themed bowl.