FILE - In this 1997, file photo, Bobby Lowder is shown/  The BCS title game between Oregon and Auburn is a matchup of two powerful offenses. But those who cherish the art of the deal might look at it as Oregon megabooster Phil Knight of Nike fame vs. Auburn counterpart Bobby Lowder.  (AP Photo/The Birmingham News, Frank Couch, File)

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FILE - In this 1997, file photo, Bobby Lowder is shown/ The BCS title game between Oregon and Auburn is a matchup of two powerful offenses. But those who cherish the art of the deal might look at it as Oregon megabooster Phil Knight of Nike fame vs. Auburn counterpart Bobby Lowder. (AP Photo/The Birmingham News, Frank Couch, File)