Want to learn more about college football’s early history? Dave Revsine, who moved from ESPN to become the lead studio anchor at Big Ten Network, has written a book chronicling the early years of college football, The Opening Kickoff. Last night, he appeared on Keith Olbermann’s show.
Yes, yes, yes, a great many college football fans, coming from the South, hate Keith Olbermann’s guts. No one has to get over that or change one’s mind about Olbermann. This is about Revsine and his insights into college football’s formative period. You’ll learn a lot about the sport and its place in the larger scope of American history.