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Pat Fitzgerald at B1G Media Day

By on Monday, July 28, 2014
Media day 2014

Pat Fitzgerald took to the podium today in Chicago for his annual media day comments. You likely could have scripted it.

Northwestern predicted to finish 4th in B1G West

By on Monday, July 28, 2014
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The Northwestern media has spoken. They have the Wildcats finishing fourth in the Big Ten West in the unofficial media poll ahead of next week’s Media Day festivities.

B1G Media Day Perspective: Dave Revsine

By on Monday, July 28, 2014

LTP welcomes back the face of the Big Ten Network, Dave Revsine for his thoughts on the 2014 ‘Cats as well as some insights in to what being an NU alum is like moments on live TV moments after heartbreak.

Must Reads

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Why Northwestern is being underrated this year

Inside NU

Analysts are poo-pooing Northwestern once again after last year's disappointing season. But there is a lot to suggest the Wildcats are in for a massive rebound after a five-win campaign last year.

Cal Football: Post-Spring Q&A with Northwestern

California Golden Blogs

After Scott Chong answered my questions about California football and I returned the favor of at California Golden Blogs.

Most Indispensable Players: Northwestern


Brian Bennett of names his most indispenable players for Northwestern this year. Hard to argue with his answers.

NU softball’s Marrisa Bast urges local kids to ROARR against bullying

Inside NU

Northwestern senior softball player Marrisa Bast started a lesson plan she has brought to local elementary schools to help kids learn how to combat bullying.

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Purple Positive #11– Kyle Prater

By on Sunday, July 27, 2014

As NU fans congregate at Ryan Field for today’s “Run for Walk”, we crank up the positive vibes by claiming “this is the year” for Kyle Prater. LTP Macray Poidomani has more.


Purple Positive #12: Ifeadi Odenigbo

By on Saturday, July 26, 2014

Jeffrey Eisenband gets a jump on a future top five potential Purple Positive with DE Ifeadi Odenigbo.

James Franklin Presser

Purple Positive #13: Ending the Penn State hex, beginning a “rivalry”

By on Friday, July 25, 2014

Penn State’s new head coach James Franklin is no stranger to Wildcat fans. That “history” combined with a very good chance to end our misery in Happy Valley are yet another reason to be positive about 2014.

Jones on ground with ball after catch ISO

Purple Positive #14 – Tony Jones

By on Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Macray Poidomani dreams of big things for #6 in 2014. Dare to dream along.

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