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    B1G Doings

    By on Wednesday, July 23, 2014

    As the ‘Cats brace for two-a-days, we start cranking up the content. Here are some bullet points of B1G and NU-related info that might be of interest to you.

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Purple Positive #14 – Tony Jones

By on Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Jones on ground with ball after catch ISO

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

Purple Positive #15 — This is the year we finish

By on Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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In 2013, plays here and there cost Northwestern wins. They could not deliver at the end of games. It plagued them in 2012 too. It is time to make 2014 the year Northwestern reverses that trend and FINISHES. Why not join us and believe that the staff and players will do just that?

Purple Positive #16 – Miles Shuler

By on Monday, July 21, 2014
2014 spring practice

LTP contributing writer Kevin Vedder weighs in at #16 with a fellow New Jersey native.

Must Reads

The top Northwestern links from around the internet

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

ESPN

Brian Bennett of ESPN.com 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.

Purple Positive

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.

CT nwestern-ohiost021.JPG

Purple Positive #15 — This is the year we finish

By on Tuesday, July 22, 2014

In 2013, plays here and there cost Northwestern wins. They could not deliver at the end of games. It plagued them in 2012 too. It is time to make 2014 the year Northwestern reverses that trend and FINISHES. Why not join us and believe that the staff and players will do just that?

2014 spring practice

Purple Positive #16 – Miles Shuler

By on Monday, July 21, 2014

LTP contributing writer Kevin Vedder weighs in at #16 with a fellow New Jersey native.

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Purple Positive #17 – Returning to the NU Spread

By on Friday, July 18, 2014

An innocuous ESPN.com post on April 11 of this year inspired Purple Positive #17.

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