football http://wvxu.org en Bengals Preview http://wvxu.org/post/bengals-preview <p></p><p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 10:30:00 +0000 Mark Heyne 15584 at http://wvxu.org Bengals Preview UC board approves Nippert expansion http://wvxu.org/post/uc-board-approves-nippert-expansion <p>The University of Cincinnati's Nippert Stadium will soon be a construction zone.</p><p>UC's board has approved the more than $80 million upgrade plan.</p><p>Athletic Director Whit Babcock says construction will begin in December and should wrap up in August 2015. The university says it is considering playing its 2014 games at Paul Brown Stadium.</p><p>As expected, the board also froze in-state tuition levels for next year.</p> Tue, 25 Jun 2013 16:22:22 +0000 Tana Weingartner 14200 at http://wvxu.org "Sid Gillman: Father of the Passing Game" http://wvxu.org/post/sid-gillman-father-passing-game <p>Former <em><strong>Cincinnati Post</strong></em> sports reporter <strong>Josh Katzowitz</strong>, now with <em><strong>CBSSports.com</strong></em>, has written a fascinating book about one of the most innovative minds in the history of pro football, <em><strong>Sid Gillman</strong></em>. The dynamic, passing offenses we’ve become accustomed to in the current NFL all originated with Gillman, though he never wanted to take the time to write them down. <strong>Josh Katzowitz</strong> is in <strong>The Front Row with Betsy Ross</strong> to talk about <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Sid-Gillman-Father-Passing-Game/dp/1578605059/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1355167636&amp;sr=1-1&amp;keywords=josh+katzowitz"><strong>Sid Gillman: Father of the Passing Game</strong></a>.</p><p> Fri, 14 Dec 2012 05:30:15 +0000 Betsy Ross 7014 at http://wvxu.org "Sid Gillman: Father of the Passing Game" Bengals playbook goes digital http://wvxu.org/post/bengals-playbook-goes-digital <p>Sleek new<strong> iPads</strong> replace big playbooks and DVD’s for <a href="http://www.bengals.com/"><strong>Cincinnati Bengals</strong></a> players who can now prepare anytime, anyplace. Ann Thompson reports on this new trend in this week’s<strong> Focus on Technology.</strong></p><p></p> Fri, 26 Oct 2012 05:31:10 +0000 Ann Thompson 5395 at http://wvxu.org Bengals playbook goes digital Local High School Football http://wvxu.org/post/local-high-school-football <p>Tom Gamble, organizer of the annual <a href="http://skylinecrosstownshowdown.com/index.php">Crosstown Showdown</a>, talks about the local high school football landscape, some of the top coaches, and who to watch as the season continues, when he stops in to The Front Row with Betsy Ross.</p><p></p> Fri, 28 Sep 2012 05:30:15 +0000 Betsy Ross 4312 at http://wvxu.org Local High School Football