Tiger-Cats vs. Blue Bombers: July 1, 2011
Here we are. It is finally that time again. The season begins for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. And as it is gameday, it is time to post the thread for posting about the game as it happens. Many of those who post on this site may be at the game, and will hopefully enjoy a good one. But those who can't make it to the game may post about the game here, in this thread, as it happens. So here we go.
WHAT – Tiger-Cats Gameday: Tiger-Cats vs. Blue Bombers.
WHO - The Hamilton Tiger-Cats and the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.
WHY – It's the season opener for the Ticats. Need I say more?
WHERE - Ivor Wynne Stadium in Hamilton, Ontario.
WHEN - Friday, July 1st, 2011, at 6:00 p.m. EDT.
HOW - Radio: CHML (900 kHz AM) or Y108 (107.9 MHz FM) broadcasting from Hamilton.
Click here to view CFL.ca's live scoreboard for recent games. You can click the link to view this game's scoreboard whenever it becomes available, which will likely be just after the opening kickoff.
Click here to view Drew Edwards' blog. He might be keeping his blog updated during the game.
Click here for tonight's weather forecast. At the time I'm posting this, there is a 10% probability of precipitation this evening and winds of 10 km/h are expected. And at time this was posted, it was expected that the temperature will be about 23 degrees Celsius.
It is that time again. The season finally begins for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. There are new coaches and new players, who we hope will make this team continue to head in the right direction. We have waited a long time to see if changes made in the off-season will lead to more success on the field. And it all begins tonight. Last year, it all began with Marcus Thigpen, in his CFL debut, returning the opening kickoff for a touchdown. We would have preferred that it began with a win against the Blue Bombers, and that's hopefully how this season will begin. This team has not won a season opener since 2004. It is time for that to change. It is time for this team to get off to a good start, and make this 2011 season a great one. And so there is only one thing left to say, and that, of course is...