ND Billboard Guy Will Deal Nude Vigilante Justice

The first thing you should know about Tom Reynolds, the ex-Notre Dame linebacker who paid for the infamous Charlie Weis billboard, is that he is not afraid to bare his soul for something he believes in. Or bare his tallywhacker, for that matter.

Reynolds, author of the above message that has all of South Bend talking this week, is also kind of famous for another incident. In June of 2007 he interrupted a violent robbery in a Manhattan hotel hallway, clobbering and chasing away a woman’s attacker while completely naked.

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Notre Dame Fans Bash Charlie Weis Via Billboard

As much as the media likes to wring its hands about vicious anonymous Internet sports fans contributing to the downfall of Western civilization with their uncouth attacks on the media, rivals, coaches, athletic directors, and the NCAA, the truth is that fans have long found ways to give voice to their concerns/taunts that have nothing to do with a computer. Like, for example, the billboard.

Charlie Weis Notre Dame Billboard

This billboard popped up in South Bend, Indiana, the other day. In case you live in a sports black hole, you’ll recognize it as impugning the lackluster coaching abilities of Notre Dame coach Charlie Weis. This is just the latest in a long lines of rather clever sports billboards put in strategic locations. But how does it stack up against the great sports billboards of the past? Let’s take a walk down memory lane.

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