When I was a youngster and the Super Bowl was still a new experiment, the Minnesota Vikings were my favorite team. They seemed unbeatable, had admirable players and the coolest uniforms. I remember how surprised and disappointed I was to see them lose Super Bowl IV to the AFL champion Kansas City Chiefs.Continue reading
Over the holiday season in December of 1976, a handful of us ventured off from the winter drudgery of the midwest to the snowy peaks of Colorado’s Summit County to tackle the slopes.Continue reading
The Ball State Cardinals commenced the Mid-American Conference portion of their 2011-2012 basketball season schedule this weekend with a solid performance against the Western Michigan University Broncos at Worthen Arena in Muncie in front of a reasonably sized crowd. The Cards were missing a couple of key players due to slight injuries, yet looked competent nonetheless, leading the Broncos throughout the entire contest. Though they have had a relatively easy schedule so far this season (except for the Arizona game in the early season which they led until the later minutes of the game), they’ve acquired an 8-4 record. With the first third of the season now in the books, they have a good chance of hitting the 20 victory mark which will inevitably put them in the “Big Dance” this March.