There are two sentences I am longing to hear this season, writes North Stander Terry Hunt. The first is "Ipswich are unchanged," and the second is "the Tractor Boys produced a superb 90-minute performance."
One of football's oldest sayings is that luck evens itself out over time. If that's really the case, then we're due a huge dollop of good fortune pretty soon. Hopefully it will arrive next Sunday when the Canaries come to Portman Road!
Credit where credit is due. A lot of brickbats were hurled at Mick McCarthy during last season's trials and tribulations, so now it's only fair to congratulate him after a storming start to the new campaign.