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August 26, 2013

Football season has started

This blog is going to be a spot for me to display some of my work both published and unpublished, in addition to showcasing some of my non-editorial work from my Instagram account.

As a red-blooded American male in his 20s, I can assure you that I love football. The high school season started last Friday, college football starts this week and the NFL will get underway next week.

Above is a photo I took on my iPhone using Instagram of a guy washing the windows at the Notre Dame press box last week during media day. Below are other photos from media day, an Instagram from the Goshen-Fort Wayne Carroll game. I even included a photo I took of former Chicago bear Steve McMichael at a fantasy football convention Saturday (Yeah, I'm that much into football).

You can see more photos from the Goshen game here and a video from Notre Dame's media I made here.

 

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Daniel Riordan has been writing for newspapers since he was 16. Previous newspaper stops include Warsaw and Plymouth. He joined The Goshen News in March 2013 and is enjoying getting to know the city. He has up to this point been able to resist any urge to watch cat videos on YouTube.

I am a journalist for The Goshen News in Goshen, Ind. I handle regional news and am the digital content editor.

Shelly Wilfong is the director of the International Baccalaureat Degree program at Goshen High School in Goshen, Ind.

David Vantress is sports editor at The Goshen News. He is a 1994 journalism graduate of San Diego State University. David has opinions and isn't afraid to share them.

Sam Householder is the chief photographer at The Goshen News. He is a 2010 graduate of Ball State University, with a bachelor's degree in photojournalism. He lives in Goshen with his fiancee, Ashley, and their cat, Rascal.

Roger Schneider is city editor for The Goshen News. He enjoys bicycling, fishing and photography.

Scott Weisser is entertainment and emergency services editor for The Goshen News.