Bob's Illinois Fighting Illini Scrapbook (NCAABB)
#5 Fan Illinois Fighting Illini
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Great comeback, Illini!
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I'm thinking Illinois is a 5 seed
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Are the Illini NCAA bound?
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Favorite Players:
(current and past)
Chester Frazier, Deron Williams, Doug Altenberger, Luther Head
Why I am a fan:
I am an alum and have been a huge fan since I was a wee lad.
Favorite Moments:
Illinois comes back from 15 down to beat AZ
Bob's Entertainment Scrapbook (Locker Room)
#172 Fan Entertainment
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Favorite Players:
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Why I am a fan:
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Bob's Chicago White Sox Scrapbook (MLB)
6 Takes
I'm excited for 2009.
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Sox need to upgrade in CF and SS.
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Bob is gazing into the White Sox's eyes and...
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Favorite Players:
(current and past)
Joe Crede, Eric Soderholm, Jim Thome, Chet Lemon
Why I am a fan:
I cheer because my Dad raised me to be a good South Side White Sox fan.
Favorite Moments:
2005 World Series Champs
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Bob's Illinois Fighting Illini Scrapbook (NCAAF)
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Ron Zook must be fired!
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Well, at least Zook can recruit.
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The Illini need to keep the intensity up...
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Favorite Players:
(current and past)
Jack Trudeau, Ken Dilger, Moe Gardner, Juice Williams, J Leman, Rashard Mendenhall
Why I am a fan:
I'm an alum and I love watching my school's team disappoint.
Favorite Moments:
2001 Sugar Bowl and the 2007 football season.
Bob's Chicago Blackhawks Scrapbook (NHL)
#78 Fan Chicago Blackhawks
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The Hawks are starting to pee down their legs.
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The Hawks need a goon that can play
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Versteeg has been a Godsend.
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Favorite Players:
(current and past)
Denis Savard, Doug Wilson, Sergei Krivokrasov, Jonathan Toews, and Patrick Kane
Why I am a fan:
Hockey is a great game to watch and play and the Hawks are my hometown team.
Favorite Moments:
1992 Blackhawks go to Stanley Cup Finals
Bob's Chicago Bears Scrapbook (NFL)
#236 Fan Chicago Bears
3 Takes
Get a WR, Angelo!
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The Bears suck.
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The Bears are just good enough to frustrate the...
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Favorite Players:
(current and past)
Walter Payton, Doug Plank, Brian Urlacher, Thomas Sanders
Why I am a fan:
Because I love to watch frustrating football.
Favorite Moments:
1985 season
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Bob's Newcastle United Scrapbook (Soccer)
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Favorite Players:
(current and past)
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Why I am a fan:
Because I like their jerseys and they aren't a bandwagon club.
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Bob's English Premiere League Scrapbook (Soccer)
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The wheels are coming off for Hull
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Can Hull City keep it going???
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Favorite Players:
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Why I am a fan:
EPL soccer is the best in the world.
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Bob's Bio
Congrats to the Big Ten on finally...
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Great comeback, Illini!
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Ron Zook must be fired!
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My Articles
1  |  1  |  8/28/08
It appears that Jay Mariotti's bogus reasoning for his departure, that newspapers are going the way of the Dodo Bird, hasn't set well with Roger Ebert.  Ebert points out one of the many...  Read More »
Sport: Media
15  |  7  |  8/15/08
Suggested Team Slogan: Keepin' football relevant in Illinois! What We Learned In 2007: Illinois fans learned, or remembered, how much fun college football can be when your team isn’t g...  Read More »
Sport: NCAAF
1  |  4  |  8/1/08
Jamar Smith, formerly of the Illinois Fighting Illini, was dismissed from the program for what Illini coach Bruce Weber called violating a personal agreement to stay on the team. "Jamar's decisio...  Read More »
Sport: NCAABB
Weber and the Illini - NCAABB Photo
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With the dog days of summer upon us, the primary Fighting Illini head coaches concluded their P.R. tour of Illinois last night in the Peoria area. It sounds like a fun time was had...  Read More »
Sport: NCAABB
About Me
 
 
73% Complete Bio
Sports fanatic in Central Illinois. Originally from Chicago. A wife and three boys, two of which I have successfully brainwashed into being White Sox and Illini fans.
Height: 6' 3"
Weight: 225
Bats: R
Throws: R
Schools: Marist H.S., U. of Illinois
Relationship Status: Long Term Contract (Married)
Kids: Jacob, Luke, and Noah
Occupation: Engineer
Places I lived: Chicago, Champaign-Urbana, IL, Moline, IL, Orland Park, IL, Plainfield, IL
Greatest Moment in Sports:The 1980 US Olympic Hockey Team upsetting the Soviets on their way to winning the gold medal
Greatest Event in Sports:The NCAA Basketball Tournament
Greatest Athlete of All Time:Jim Thorpe and Babe Ruth
Greatest Coach of All Time:Darryl Sutter
Most Disappointing Sports Moments:Illinois losing the 2005 NCAA Basketball championship game to North Carolina
Fantasy Sports I Play:NFL
Sports I Play:Basketball, Floor Hockey, Softball
Highest Organized Level:Played basketball for my high school as a freshman.
Career Highlights:I scored 4 goals in a floor hockey game once. We won 5-4. Pathetic, eh?
Career Lowlights:Breaking my knee in an 8th grade football game.
Sports Injuries:Broke a knee in 8th grade football.
Games I Usually Attend:High school football and basketball games, Peoria area minor league teams, some Illini games
Sports People I've Met:Gayle Sayers
Most Prized Sports Possessions:A framed signed picture of Bobby Hull
Sports Trading Cards:I have the 1985 and 1986 complete Fleer baseball card sets. Yeah, I know, impressive.
Athlete Autographs:Bobby Hull
Dream Sports Job:MLB scout or a front office employee
Favorite Ballgame Foods:Funnel cakes
Beer of Choice:Sam Adams Cherry Wheat
Hottest Athletes:Maria Sharapova
Favorite Sports Announcers:Steve Lavin, Dan Fouts
Least Favorite Sports Announcers:Dick Vitale, Billy Packer
Favorite Sports "Experts":Steve Stone, Hub Arkush, Ron Jaworski, Steve Lavin
Least Favorite Sports "Experts":Jay Mariotti, Gregg Doyel
Favorite Sports Movies:Talladega Nights, Seabiscuit, Hoosiers, Eight Men Out, Bull Durham, Field of Dreams,
Favorite Sports Books:Eight Men Out
Favorite Sports Websites:FanIQ, ESPN.com, chicagosports.com
Sports Video Games I Play:EA College Football Series, EA FIFA Series
Favorite Sports Video Games:FIFA Soccer, College Football, March Madness College Basketball
Non-Sports Hobbies and Interests:Reading Civil War books, documenting final resting places of Civil War veterans
Movies:Saving Private Ryan, The Green Mile, Apollo 13, I Robot, Cars, National Treasure, The Godfather I & II, Anchorman, Wedding Crashers, The Grinch That Stole Christmas
TV:House, Survivor, ESPN, Scrubs, X-Files, Criminal Minds, Psych, The Colbert Report, Strangers With Candy
Music:Old R.E.M., Our Lady Peace, Creed, Fugazi, Midnight Oil, Mozart, Naked Raygun, Jesus and Mary Chain, Coldplay, The Pixies, Dashboard Confessional, New Order, Blink 182, The Cult, Box Car Racer, Weezer
Video Games:Guitar Hero II for the PS2
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