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August Means Football Practice & Fan Day!

Prologue…

The long hot summer is winding down and Sunday (tomorrow) marks the first day of August.

This is important for two reasons:

  1. The 2010 Yellow Jackets start practice on Thursday, August 5th.
  2. The 2010 Yellow Jacket Fan Day will be Saturday, August 7th at 3:00pm.

A third and relatively minor reason August is important is the fact that this blog will once again become active.   Doug Roberson and Chip Towers have done a good job covering the beat stories and recruiting updates.  My goal, as I rejoin their blogging efforts, will be to provide a “fan” perspective from now through the next several months.

Opening Act…

The 2010 freshmen football recruits reported to campus on June 23, 2010. Thursday of this coming week (August 5) they’ll get their first taste of real college football practice.  I’m sure they’ve been working out and attending meetings and getting accustomed to collegiate life.  But now begins a stretch of practices during which we’ll learn if any of these …

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