For The Fans (August 2015)

For The Fans (August 2015)

From the blog: coach Cubit's best game week quotes

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Football pick 'em Week 1: Kent State

Hey, would you look at that…game week is here.  I’ve said it before…regardless of the Illini’s prospects year in and year out, I always enjoy college football in Champaign.  The anticipation builds day by day during game week, and pretty much the whole community stops what it’s doing on Saturday to be a part of gameday in one way or another.  I usually put in eight hours on gamed

From the blog: posters and logos and tweeters…oh my!

Some miscellaneous fun items as we wait for college football to start…

From the blog: Illini football pick em returns!

OK…enough barbershopping about celebrities or listening to audio of the glory days of Illini hoops.  It’s time once again to fire up the portion of

From the blog: high school football on DWS

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From the blog: DWS sports broadcasts of yesteryear

I'm a lover of all things radio history, so I love finding down time at the DWS radio center to peruse all the vintage artifacts.  Pictures, newspaper clippings, old eqiupment...you name it, it's there.  Recently I scoured the archives to find a glimpse in to how the games were broadcast eons ago.

Take a look here.

From the blog: my review of the new Wrigley Field, an addendum

Remember a while back when I gave y'all my review of Wrigley Field in the big video board era?  If you recall, I noted that based on my observations from the left field upper deck, the big boards didn't appear to block the rooftop views too much.

From the blog: stylin' Illini (and a bit more) relived

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