While The Game is the centerpiece of the weekend, it will itself last only a few hours, and it will leave the weekend nights wide open for celebrating (Yale) or drinking away your sorrows (take a guess).
So maybe, just maybe, just when it looks like our chances against the Crimson have hit a nadir, just when a sixth straight loss seems inevitable, just when apathy toward The Game seems to be rising, the Bulldogs have the power to surprise and reverse a forgettable half-decade of football. Don’t count them out—and yes, that’s directed toward Elis and Cantabs alike.
Tony Reno, who served for three years as a Harvard assistant coach, was introduced in a press conference Thursday as the 34th Yale head football coach. Reno takes over for Tom Williams, who resigned last month amid allegations that he lied on his resume.