Posts tagged "Notre Dame"

Nicks & Dings in Notre Dame's Dome

Nicks & Dings in Notre Dame's Dome
Two football seasons ago I got to see a Chicago football favorite, Tom Thayer speak. Currently, Thayer is a local radio analyst covering the Chicago Bears, and was a member of the ’85 Bears who won Super Bowl XX under Mike Ditka. Thayer spent that season blocking for quarterback Jim McMahon and the great Walter... Read more »

The Real World, BCS: College Football’s Late Summer Break & National TV Fling

The Real World, BCS: College Football’s Late Summer Break & National TV Fling
The nation rejoiced this past weekend as college football began again. There were a lot of touchdowns as is to be expected. Ohio State ramrodded their cross-state neighbors from Akron 42-0; while Florida beat up on Florida Atlantic 41-3 and Arkansas pounded Missouri State 51-7. Elsewhere, #2 Alabama took no mercy on Kent State, a... Read more »