My tickets just arrived today, and if I was not psyched yet, I am now. With pre-season camp underway yesterday, MGoBlue.com pumping out official propaganda again, I am feeling life come back into these old bones. I can't wait for the reaction of my five year old son to his first time in any major sporting venue, and it will be the Big House. The 5th of September cannot come soon enough. All I can think of is a quote [loose] from the Matrix in regards to the hope we will be placing in young Forcier...[Tank] "I very am excited to see what you are capable of...if Morpheus is right and all...if you are [the one]...this is a very ecxiting time we live in...come on...we have lots of work to do..."
"The University of Illinois is also in turmoil. The university sports an Interim Chancellor, an Interim Athletic Director, and an Interim Football Coach; the game will be played at Soldier Field, making this an Illini Interim Home Game."