Might be time to stop saying ESPN loves Ohio State

July 12, 2011

Over the years, I’ve been lucky enough to live in three different regions of the country — ACC country, Big Ten country, and of course, SEC country.  In those travels, I’ve gained a few — not many, but a few — insights.

First, that little nod and wave we give to other drivers we pass down here in the South?  Well, you might as well forget that up North.  Friendliness isn’t high on folks’ to-do lists up there.  Wave “howdy” with a couple of fingers from the steering wheel in Ohio and you’re just as likely to get an obscene gesture back in return.

Second, nothing can match the passion and fervor of a college football game.  Unless it’s a basketball game played on Tobacco Road.  You have to have two teams that are equally hoops crazed if you’re going to rival a college football Saturday and that only exists when you’re talking about North Carolina, Duke, NC State and Wake Forest…

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One Response to Might be time to stop saying ESPN loves Ohio State

  1. July 24, 2011 at 11:26 am

    Wow, that’s a rlaely clever way of thinking about it!

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