What do two arrests, a cracked skull and fractured vertebrae have in common?

The answer: Toledo 13, Michigan 10.

Maybe it’s a bit presumptuous to link two disheartening events to one football game, but …

First came word that two Toledo players were arrestedafter they got drunk and belligerent late at night following the game. Then came this reportthat a Michigan football player assaulted a Michigan hockey player on campus early the next morning. That Michigan hockey player happened to be defenseman Steve Kampfer, the Ducks’ fourth-round pick in the 2007 draft. According to one report, Kampfer has a cracked skull and broken vertebrae. That’s just great.

It’s just a game except, apparently, when it’s Michigan football.

This entry was posted in General by J.P. Hoornstra. Bookmark the permalink.

About J.P. Hoornstra

J.P. Hoornstra covers the Dodgers, Angels and Major League Baseball for the Orange County Register, Los Angeles Daily News, Long Beach Press-Telegram, Torrance Daily Breeze, San Gabriel Valley Tribune, Pasadena Star-News, San Bernardino Sun, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, Whittier Daily News and Redlands Daily Facts. Before taking the beat in 2012, J.P. covered the NHL for four years. UCLA gave him a degree once upon a time; when he graduated on schedule, he missed getting Arnold Schwarzenegger's autograph on his diploma by five months.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *