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What's a Rank Bull Worth?

Three Dozen Cowboys and 80 bucking bulls are waiting at Ford Field for Saturday’s “Last Cowboy Standing” event at Ford Field. It pits professional bull riders against the bulls…round-by-round…until the last rider manages to stay on for 8 seconds and takes the 150-thousand dollar first prize. WDET’s Amy Miller went to Ford Field this week to see how they set up for a rodeo in a football stadium and to learn more about the business of raising bucking bulls. She spoke with Stock Contractor, Justin Cornwell….

The bull pictured is owned by Justin Cornwell. His name is Rated R