CLEARWATER BEACH, Fla. — If you want professional photographs from this event, look around TheGazette.com on Monday afternoon/evening. The Gazette had two shooters there — Cliff Jette and Jim Slosiarek — and their stuff will be first-rate.
For now, please accept these shots and captions from me, as well as a complimentary beach towel.
This smacks of corruption
Kindred spirits: Doug Reck of Winthrop (an East Buchanan Buc) and an actual buccaneer
The ever-beloved Bob Brooks with Mike Stoecker of Eldridge (left) and Scott Steiner of Maquoketa (right)
Harrison Zas of New York and Iowa basketball/football season-ticket holder Craig Suckow of Eagan, Minn.
Jared Strait of Marion invades an enemy line -- LSU's Golden Girls
Every day is Beach Day for these two
Someone suggested protection from the sun for this girl, so ...
... this was someone's idea of a solution
What is he doing here? (Actually, Mr. MSU is Gus Pantelides, and he lives in Clearwater Beach)
Small world: Mike the Tiger and I have the same first name
The Outback Bowl's media lodging?
Hulk Hogan lives in the Tampa area ... brother!