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Forward Passed: How Dorais Field Got Its Name

more than a century ago, Gus Dorais – a future Notre Dame star and NFL coach – got his first taste of football stardom in Chippewa Falls

Over the last four decades thousands of football players have played at Dorais Field in Chippewa Falls. So, who exactly was Gus Dorais? In short, he was one of the most important figures of football in the first half of the 1900s ...

Could They Go All the Way?

Packers, Badgers poised for big successes … if they can play defense

One could make the case that the Green Bay Packers and Wisconsin Badgers are on the cusp of historic football seasons. With a roster full of receiving talent and a future Hall Of Famer to throw the ball to said talent ...

2016 Regional Football Schedules

Above: Aaron Rodgers, as if you didn't already know that. GREEN BAY PACKERS Sun, Sep. 11 at Jacksonville Jaguars 12pm // Sun, Sep. 18 at Minnesota Vikings 7:30pm // Sun, // Sep. 25 vs Detroit

New-Look Blugolds

UWEC launches new era with redesigned football uniforms

Most sports fans base their excitement for a coming season upon new player acquisitions, a new coach, or a potential for a breakthrough to a championship. For me – resident uniform/logo geek ...

Ready for Kickoff

season outlook is pretty strong for the Packers, while Vikings, Blugolds are expected to struggle

Regardless of any given team’s realistic chances for success in a given season, all teams have a degree of hope as training camp begins. Some are picked to go all the way, some to make the playoffs, some to be “on the clock” for next year’s draft before this season is done ...

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