Today signifies the first full day of the NFL season, with the Bears and Packers in action on the gridiron. Bears fans were out and about at Boomers, 908 W. Riverside Blvd. Rockford, cheering on their team as the played host to the Cincinnati Bengals.
For bar owners, getting back to football means getting back to business on Sunday.
"Not only for us as bar owners, but it's great for our employees as well. Summer is hit or miss in a lot of bars because people are always doing things, family, etc. But Football is a loyal thing, a wonderful thing. It's an American past time," explained Boomer’s Sports Bar and Grill Owner Perry Dalip.
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