UMass makes its move
The UMass football team
will start playing games in Foxboro starting in 2012, as the program tries to break into big-time NCAA football. ... Question: Where are the behind-the-scenes BC lobbyists? One would assume they're trying to nix this deal -- and contacting Beacon Hill alum about it. Who knows? This is a big deal for college sports in this area. ... Last year's UMass-Michigan game
was a turning point for the Minutemen, though it's unclear if the local media will ever cover
college sports like they do pro sports.