Filed under: Bearcats Box Lunch: Van Halen, the New York Jets, and Kirby Smart By Clayton Trutor Jul 31, 2017, 12:00pm EDT Share this story Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share All sharing options Share All sharing options for: Bearcats Box Lunch: Van Halen, the New York Jets, and Kirby Smart Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email Photo by Jerod Harris/Getty Images for George Lopez Foundation Vouchsafe, O Lord to keep up this day without sin. Here’s a few links to keep you up to date with what’s what: According to a review I wrote, Greg Renoff’s new book Van Halen Rising: How a Southern California Backyard Party Band Saved Heavy Metal is pretty great. (Essays in Economic and Business History) Preservationists in rural Idaho are working to restore historic buildings damaged by record snowfalls this past winter. (Boise State Public Radio) New York Daily News Jets beat writer Manish Mehta says it will be fun to cover the Jets this season. (New York Daily News) University of Georgia football coach Kirby Smart’s son may be the best athlete in America. (Atlanta Journal-Constitution) DTD pal Dustin Schutte says Indiana football looks mighty competitive going into the fall. (Saturday Tradition) More From Down The Drive Cincinnati Bearcats Bye Week: Early Season in Review, Luke Fickell, Playoff Picture And More Anyone Else Getting Antsy for the Notre Dame Game? Could Josh Harrison Be Baseball’s Comeback Player of the Year? Ian Happ Awarded a Skittles Helmet Chiefs Lose but Travis Kelce Still Magnificent CINCINNATI BEARCATS BYE WEEK BEFORE NOTRE DAME WEEK!