Posts Tagged ‘football’


Pig Skin Predictions

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

The good, bad, and ugly of what we’ll see on the field this season, or at least my take on it.

Football Anticipation: A Look at the Ridiculous Lineup for Labor Day Weekend

Monday, August 1st, 2016

It’s time to kick off another season on the college gridiron, so kiss the wife (or husband or life partner or wife who identifies as a husband or whatever) goodbye for four months. This year the first weekend of football is simply ridiculous. Just look at the slate for Sept. 1- 5.

New Age Tailgating

Monday, October 1st, 2012

There’s an app for that. by André Natta One thing I’ve learned living down South is how much life in the fall revolves around football. It’s supposed to be fun, and it’s as important to becoming part of the community as any other indicator. The Garrick McGee era of UAB football is in full swing… Read More

There’s no “I” in “Team”

Saturday, September 1st, 2012

(But there is one in “cocktail”). by Cherri Ellis September is a magical time in the South.  There is always that first morning when you step outside and there is a slight crispness to the air.  It’s possible to wear knits without passing out on the way to the car, and linen pieces give way… Read More

True Story

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

True Story At least I think it is true. My wife’s grandfather was such a huge fan of the University of Alabama he flew out to Pasadena to watch them play in the Rose Bowl. This was back in the 1930s or 40s (the legend is unclear) when nobody flew. I know as an old… Read More