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Fear the Turtle!

2 Sep

I am a proud Villanova Wildcat.  I won’t say I bleed blue and white (it’s not really my nature), but I love talking about my Villanova experience, catching up with my many Villanova friends and watching Villanova basketball (and, I promise, Jay Wright is only half the reason this is enjoyable!).

But I am a huge football fan and, well, Villanova is not exactly a college football power house.  Yes, we are reigning 1-AA Champions, but that doesn’t quite put us on the weekly AP or Coaches poll.

Enter the Maryland Terrapins.

I know what you are thinking – the poor Maryland Terps have had a few rough years on the football field, but at least the games are televised.  Sometimes even nationally.

And the truth is a bit of my heart will always be a Maryland Terrapin.  I grew up just a few miles from the College Park campus and, for as long as I can remember, I have watched Maryland football and basketball.  I even had a Maryland cheerleading uniform… when I was four (the one and only time in my life you would find me in a cheerleading uniform).

So with the college football season upon us, I could not let the opportunity pass to show a bit of pride. And it serves as a general reminder to…

Fear the Turtle!

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