In short order, the Wethersfield players left no one in that gym wondering what pollsters are seeing in the team wearing white and green. Hours after being ranked No.
We ran down the rest of the NFL scores and heard from Aaron Rodgers and Jimmy Garropalo about their winning weekends and we heard from Lovie Smith following the Illini pulling off the Big 10 upset of year over Wisconsin Mitchell Trubisky struggled despite throwing 2 interceptions.
The Fighting Illini stunned undefeated Wisconsin on Saturday with a homecoming win that could buy Coach Lovie Smith another season if they can keep winning against Purdue next week.
More in our LocalSportsNow.
We also previewed tonight's Thursday night Football game between the Chiefs and the Broncos and heard from Mitchell Trubisky of the Chicago Bears, will he play on Sunday? All this and more on the LocalSportsNow.
All this and more in today's LocalSportsNow. The Nats scored 7 runs in the first inning to seal their first World Series trip The Packers beat the Lions on Monday Night Football on a last second field goal and the Chicago Bears have lost a star for the rest of the season.
All this on today's LocalSportsNow. The Nats beat the Cards 8 to 1 on Monday night. C tonight for game three. You can hear his rousing post-game speech in today's show along with sound from the Cardinals locker room post-game celebration.
We also hear from the Nationals manager Davey Martinez after his team's victory over the Dodgers in that series finale. More in today's LocalSportsNow.
Jack Flaherty is starting for the Cardinals today and is focused on getting his team to the next round. The Dodgers and the Nationals also have a game 5 tonight to decide their divisional series.
The Yankees meanwhile finished a sweep of the Minnesota Twins in the American league playoffs. The Bears are licking their wounds this week after a loss to the Raiders on Sunday while the 49ers walloped the Cleveland Browns on Monday Night Football.
All of this in today's LocalSportsNow. Deshaun Watson had a huge day throwing 4 touchdowns as the Texans rolled up 53 points against the Atlanta Falcons.
The St Louis Cardinals lost to the Atlanta Braves after the Braves rallied for 3 runs in the bottom of the 9th inning. All this in today's LocalSportsNow.
The Cardinals blew a late lead against the Braves and now face elimination despite a strong start by Adam Wainwright. Geneseo, the Green Machine, unfortunately lost last night in Quincy 33 to All that in our LocalSportsNow.
The Cardinals playoff run begins tonight against the Atlanta Braves while the Washingon Nationals stunned the Brewers with a late inning comeback win over the Brewerss. All that in today's LocalSportsNow.