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Fayetteville. Fall. Football. Finale.

They’ve got a few more games to play this season, but this weekend was the last Razorback football home game in Fayetteville.  It’s been a season of fewer ups than downs — a new coach, young talent, a tough SEC schedule. If nothing else, it’s been a season to get lost in the culture of […]

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1 + 1 = Football

I didn’t grow up with football. In South Dakota – where my parents grew up and where I was born – I had a better chance of growing up a hockey fan than a football fan. No NFL team closer than Minneapolis and no “big” college team closer than the Huskers. So it just wasn’t […]

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Practice makes perfect

Charlie Brown’s got nothin’ on this kid. Football Practice from Sarah Hood on Vimeo. CLICK HERE if you don’t see a video. He is a stickler for accuracy when it comes to his uniforms. The gloves (and helmet and pants and jersey) were all his idea. “Just like the real football players.”

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Give a cheer. Never fear.

Honestly, I thought Colt’s first Razorback football game was still a few years away, seeing as it would require sitting still in a small, defined space and focusing on one primary event for hours on end. He’s four, people. Those things are a distant dream. So we are content to be those fans who haven’t […]

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The Changing of the Seasons

It’s very nearly an official holiday in this house, the first weekend of college football. Living in a college town, we can’t help but get caught up in the excitement and energy of game day. And we don’t even try to fight it. Colt says 8 is his favorite number because “it looks like a […]

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