Mailbag Oct.14: Proud UConn Alum Wants To Read About Others

by Categorized: Mailbag Tagged: , Date:

Q: I am a very proud UConn football alumnus but enough is enough reading about all the problems / issues every day in the paper. Why not give the a break and write some positive stories about some very good football programs like Trinity, Wesleyan, UNH, etc. Div III has some excellent players and these kids are the epitomy of a student athlete. Or more about other UConn sports teams.
John Pulek, Cheshire.

A: Hi John. If I could only have the control to stop the negative and bring all the positive – huh boy this world and everything else would be totally different than it is now – In my dreams, right? Anyway, I’m just a little ‘ol sportswriter John who has been assigned to a beat – UConn football. It is a beat I thoroughly enjoy for a lot of reasons. Whoops got off topic there. I think the only answer I can give you is, while I’d like you to continue reading me, if you don’t want to I understand – just don’t read it. I’m not sure what else to say. I think you know we cover other schools as well as other UConn sports John, right? Thanks for the question…

The Courant is using Facebook comments on stories. To comment on articles, sign into Facebook and enter your comment in the field below. Comments will appear in your Facebook News Feed unless you choose otherwise. To report spam or abuse, click the X next to the comment. For guidelines on commenting, click here.