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Extending The Tailgate: Keeping Camaraderie Alive

By: Harrison Goo A few days ago, I wrote an article about the concept of “extending the tailgate.” If you didn’t see it yet, you can read it here. And while the feedback I received […]

01/03/2012

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Larry The Cable Guy’s Tailgate Tip #5

When you think tailgating, you think fried, sauced and meaty heaven, but there’s another important part of tailgating that you can’t forget – team spirit. I’m not talking pom-poms and high-kicks; you must have team […]

01/03/2012

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Larry The Cable Guy’s Tailgate Tip #6

Larry the Cable Guy here. As many of you know, I have quite the fashion sense. My idea of formal attire is a tuxedo t-shirt, and “dry clean only” is when I hang my clothes […]

01/03/2012

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Tailgate Recipe: Purple Pride Pizza

By: Christine Hinrichs It never hurts to serve a dish that represents your beloved team. To show your football pride, I suggest serving a homemade pizza complete with team-appropriate toppings. You can buy pre-made pizza […]

01/03/2012

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Tailgate Recipe: Black Bean Corn Flautas with Cilantro Lime Dip

By: Christine Hinrichs Try out this recipe for one of my favorite game-day appetizers: a zesty, filling dish that will keep the crowd happy. Black Bean Corn Flautas with Cilantro Lime Dip – makes about […]

01/03/2012

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Extending The Tailgate: There’s Always Next Year

If you’re like me, a fan of a middling team, with a middling coach, and some unsubstantiated but not totally unbelievable point shaving allegations, then your college football season is over. You’ve suffered through countless […]

12/19/2011

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Tailgate Recipe: Beer Cheese Dip

Love beer? Adore cheese? Then this flavorful dip is for you. We’ve got one of the most delicious pre-game eats to supplement (and make) your tailgate perfect. Beer Cheese Dip: Makes about 2 cups of […]

12/19/2011

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Larry The Cable Guy’s Tailgate Tip #4

Hey, Larry the Cable Guy here. This go around, I want to talk to you about another important factor in your tailgate: team colors. When it comes to those two or three colors that represent […]

12/19/2011

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Larry The Cable Guy’s Tailgating Tip #3

Larry the Cable Guy here. It’s always important to stay protected on game days, whether you’re on the field with the pigskin, or in the lot roasting that oinker to perfection, and I don’t just […]

12/08/2011

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Tailgate Turf Wars: Pros & Cons Of Location

For the modern football fanatic, there’s only one great turf debate left to take place. But forget about the grass (or lack thereof) on the field, because we’re not just talking football; on the contrary, […]

12/08/2011

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Larry The Cable Guy’s Tailgating Tip #2

You’re sitting at your tailgate, burger in one hand, beverage in the other, the sounds of jocks fighting to the finish in the background – what could be any better? One word – cheerleaders. Figure […]

12/02/2011

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Keeping Your Tail Warm At Your Tailgate

Frigid temperatures aren’t enough to keep passionate fans from huddling in stadium parking lots on Sunday mornings for a tailgate. There are franks and burgers to grill, brews to enjoy, and plenty of ways to […]

11/25/2011

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Larry the Cable Guy’s Tailgating Tip #1

There’s no better place to make friends than a tailgate; people tend to bond when they are chowing down and introducing themselves with BBQ sauce on their face. I’ve made some of my best pals […]

11/23/2011

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Social Media Collides With Traditional Tailgating

Much has been made in the last decade of how this generation lacks the focus and work ethic of generations past. And, to that end, studies have been done to offer some tangible proof as […]

11/18/2011

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Famous People You Might See At A Tailgate

You typically don’t think of an early morning tailgate as an event most celebrities would care to be a part of, but you’d be surprised. There have been tales of actual sightings of some famous […]

11/16/2011

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A New Trend In Crime: Tailgate Thefts

Leaving a pickup tailgate unlocked might very well be an open invitation for theft. But Oswego police say it’s happened six times in as many months.

10/21/2011

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Bears Fans Tailgate In Winter Storm

Bears fans tailgated as the winter storm was passing over. You could hear the soft sound of propane heaters as cold Bears fans warmed themselves and their tailgating fare.

WBBM Newsradio–12/12/2010

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