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GAME DAY

“The Game”

“The Game”

It has come to be known as not only the best rivalry in college football, but as the most exhilarating rivalry in all of college sports.Each year, The Game is…

“The Game”
Tailgating More Than Just a Party (but we already knew that)

Tailgating More Than Just a Party (but w…

According to Notre Dame cultural anthropologist John Sherry, tailgating has ancient, primitive ties. Through his two year study, Sherry has determined that the ritual of tailgating encourages bonds and builds…

Tailgating More Than Just a Party (but w…
Top 12 Marching Band Traditions in the Big Ten

Top Marching Band Traditions in the Big …

Contributor Grant Gannon ranks his favorite Big Ten Marching Band Traditions:

1. Script Ohio- Ohio State
Ranked No. 1 on my list, and Sports Illustrated’s top college football tradition from the August 22,…

Top Marching Band Traditions in the Big …
“Go Blue” Banner’s History

“Go Blue” Banner’s History

It’s a Football Saturday at the University of Michigan, as over 100,000 Maize and Blue faithful fill the stand of the Big House. Excitement begins to build as both teams…

“Go Blue” Banner’s History
Top 12 Game Day Bars in the Big Ten

Top 12 Game Day Bars in the Big Ten

When choosing the top 12 game-day bars in the Big Ten, I didn’t look for bars with the most big screens (though many on the list have a lot), or…

Top 12 Game Day Bars in the Big Ten
Michigan Stadium: A Piece of History

Michigan Stadium: A Piece of History

Former University of Michigan radio broadcaster Bob Ufer described this mammoth landmark as “the hole that Yost dug, Crisler paid for, Canham carpeted, and Bo Schembechler filled every cotton-pickin’ Saturday.”…

Michigan Stadium: A Piece of History
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Features

Wolverine Students get into Game Day Fashion

At the University of Michigan, game day Saturdays are debatably the most important day of the week. If the team wins, you win, which means the following 24 hours are a celebration; if the team loses, the fo... (more)

Marching Bands in the Big Ten

As you walk past the concession stand, you smell grease from the burgers, you hear the shouts of thousands walking past you, but what stands out most is in the sound off into the distance. It’s so faint, but it draws your attention. It makes every step towards your seat more and more exciting. As you get closer, the sound starts to get louder, the rhythms and melodies become clear and you finall... (more)

Tailgating with Wine

Wine is always a good beverage choice for t... (more)

History of Michigan's Winged Helmet

As the safety of helmets in college football has progressed over time, so have the designs on th... (more)

Tailgater Monthly Tips

Tailgater Monthly magazine gives a few of their suggested tips for setting up the best tailgate with these videos: ... (more)