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Episode 456: Lia Assimakopoulos and Ella Brockway

Northwestern’s hire of new Athletic Director Mike Polisky is, in a word, divisive. This is a very complicated situation and to help us process everything we welcome in former Daily Northwestern Sports Editor Ella Brockway and former InsideNU Editor-In-Chief Lia Assimakopoulos to discuss all the different facets of the hiring. We are your premier Northwestern Sports Podcast! You can download the episode from iTunes or directly from here.

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2021 Live 1st Round NFL Draft with Winning Cures Everything

It’s our annual tradition, the live NFL draft podcast with our good friends Gary Segars and Chris Giannini from the Winning Cures Everything podcast. We talk about the entire 1st round of the 2021 NFL draft highlighted by Rashawn Slater and Greg Newsome getting drafted, the first time Northwestern has had 2 first round picks. We are your premier Northwestern Sports Podcast! You can download the episode from iTunes or directly from here.

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Episode 455: Kalyn Kahler

We continue our run-up to the NFL Draft as we sat down with Defector Media and Northwestern’s own Kalyn Kahler. Tonight, we cover her journey from Sports Illustrated to Defector before we dive into the 2021 NFL Draft and some of the fun things she’s hearing from behind the scenes. We are your premier Northwestern Sports Podcast! You can download the episode from iTunes or directly from here.

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Episode 454: Tim Chapman

As we start our run-up to the NFL Draft, this week, we welcome in Tim Chapman, author of ChampioN Underdog: The Improbable Success of the 1995 Northwestern Football Team. We reminisce about the amazing Rose Bowl run that 95 team went on, dive into some of the great stories from the book and from the writing of the book. If our interview wets your appetite, you can purchase the book from Amazon, or anywhere fine books are sold. We are your premier Northwestern Sports Podcast! You can download the episode from iTunes or directly from here.

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Episode 453: NCAA Tournament and Spring Sports Bonanza

Northwestern made an exciting run to the second round of the NCAA Women’s Basketball tournament in San Antonio before running into a spectacular Louisville squad. Tonight, we recap the two games in Texas before turning our attention to the insanely successful runs pretty much every spring sport are undergoing in Evanston. We are your premier Northwestern Sports Podcast! You can download the episode from iTunes or directly from here.

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