Big Reds come to ‘The Ted’ on Friday

by RANDY GREGORY After last year, one could have been deemed reasonable to think that maybe, just maybe Muskegon may have been headed for a minor rebuilding project in 2012 following heavy graduation losses at the skill positions. But nothing could be further from the truth for this year’s version of Big Red football. Some […]

Rams lose football opener to Lowell

The Rams attempt their signature starburst kickoff return.	Photo by JIM COOPER

Injuries hamper team’s efforts  by JIM COOPER and MATT WEAVER The last time the Rockford Rams and the Lowell Red Arrows met on the gridiron, it was November 9, 1973. The country was being rocked by the Watergate scandal. Memories of the Vietnam War were fresh in the nation’s minds. The number one song in […]

Rockford Rams begin drive to Ford Field

Zach Schmuck stumbles into the end zone for the second of his three touchdowns Friday night. Photo by JIM COOPER

Rockford takes on Traverse City West in pre-districts  by TIM COOPER  On Friday, Oct. 29, 256 teams throughout the state, divided into eight divisions, began the run to the state championship, which will be held at Ford Field in Detroit on Thanksgiving weekend. This year’s playoff opener marked the fifth time the Rockford Rams and […]