Joe D’Ambrosio


AUGUST 21, 2014: It’s been an eventful week for the UConn football team. First, Casey Cochran was named the starter at quarterback on Monday. And then today, Coach Bob Diaco named his four co-captains and […]

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–08/21/2014

Casey Cochran (Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

JOE D’S NOTEBOOK August 19, 2014

And so, on the 18th day of the preseason, we know who is the starting quarterback for the 2014 UConn Huskies. And maybe just as importantly, who the backup is.

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–08/19/2014

(Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

JOE D’S NOTEBOOK August 10th

No football here, even though the Huskies continue to diligently prepare for the 2014 opener on August 29th against Brigham Young. More football later in the week.

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–08/10/2014

(Photo Credit:  Jenneen Lee/WTIC Photo)

JOE D’S NOTEBOOK July 31, 2014

And just like that, we’re back. After taking the spring and summer off from the notebook, it’s time to crank it back up again as football season is just 29 days away.

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–07/30/2014

From left: Ryan Boatright, Omar Calhoun, Shabazz Napier vs. Houston, Jan. 30, 2014. (Courtesy Bob Stowell/UConn)

JOE D’S NOTEBOOK February 9th, 2014

Late night in Orlando after UConn got back on track with a 75-55 win at Central Florida. It was an interesting night to be sure at CFE Arena on the UCF campus.

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–02/09/2014

(Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

JOE D’S NOTEBOOK October 12th

USF GAME DAY- It’s a new era in so many ways for the UConn football team today in their homecoming battle with South Florida. 1)- The first conference game in the American Athletic Conference 2)- […]

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–10/12/2013

UCONN vs. Maryland at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, September 14, 2013. Photo taken by game attendee Chris Malash.

JOE D’S NOTEBOOK 9/15/2013

MARYLAND- THE RECAP- It was a successful return to Randy Edsall and company on Saturday night as Maryland ko’d UConn 32-21. A game that once again started out so promisingly for the Huskies, once again […]

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–09/15/2013

Randy Edsall (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

JOE D’S NOTEBOOK 9/13/2013

MARYLAND WEEK- Friday. Sometime around 7:30 on Saturday night, Randy Edsall will make his official return to Rentschler Field since leaving UConn after the 2010 Fiesta Bowl. He will be there Friday afternoon when he […]

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–09/13/2013

Randy Edsall, Maryland (Rob Carr/Getty Images)


MARYLAND WEEK- Wednesday- Hey, did you hear Randy Edsall’s coming back to Rentschler Field on Saturday Night. Of course, you have. It’s without a doubt, the most highly anticipated home game in the 10 year […]

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–09/11/2013

(photo by Bob Stowell)


SUNDAY CUP O’ JOE- Christmas Day for most NFL fans, the first Sunday of the season. No day is more analyzed than the opening Sunday of the season. And not by the experts, by the […]

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–09/08/2013




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