95.3 / 88.5 FM Grand Rapids and 95.3 FM Muskegon
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations

Rites of fall: Losing college football stings across America


Michigan's Big House will be sitting empty when the leaves start to change this fall. Southern Cal's famed white horse won't be galloping triumphantly after a Trojans touchdown. No one at Ole Miss knows for sure if they'll be belting out a well-lubricated "Hotty Toddy" in The Grove. From Ann Arbor to Los Angeles to Oxford, college football has either given up hope of playing in the fall or is trying desperately to hang on to some semblance of a season in the age of Covid-19. No matter what, it's likely that Saturdays will never be quite the same again