Archive for January 2012

Joe Paterno's Legacy?

Joe Paterno's Legacy?
After this weekend’s passing of former Penn State Head Football Coach Joe Paterno, the question about his legacy has been raised numerous times by people all over the country. This includes people outside of the Penn State nation, and even outside of college football. Paterno died just two months after being diagnosed with lung cancer.... Read more »

Derrick Rose and his turf toe.....

Derrick Rose and his turf toe.....
    Some people think it’s a big deal, but it’s not too bad. Derrick Rose was diagnosed with his turf toe injury after the January 10th victory over Minnesota. He had a fall during that game and landed on that foot. But so far it hasn’t been too serious and Rose has only missed... Read more »

My take on this years BCS bowl games...

My take on this years BCS bowl games...
Wow, it was an interesting season of college football. And since the final games of the season were played during the last week, I wanted to give my final take on the season. For starters, gotta give one last shout out to the local teams. NIU wins the Mobile, GMAC, oh my bad godaddy.com bowl…..... Read more »
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The Bears have named a new offensive coordinator.

The Bears have named a new offensive coordinator.
And that man is Bears Offensive Line Coach Mike Tice. The Bears had been searching for a replacement for Mike Martz who departed when Jerry Angelo was fired earlier this week. Rumors of Martz’s departure began to surface back in November. The rumors began when the University of Arizona and Arizona State University had announced... Read more »

Wow, what a weekend!

Wow, what a weekend!
It was a very interesting weekend for football in the Chicago area both college and pro. Some of it was good, some of it was bad, but it was a very entertaining holiday weekend. Let’s start with the good, beginning with the Illini winning the Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl on New Years Eve. Ron Zook... Read more »