Category Archives: Podcast

Episode 409: Adam Rittenberg

This week, we welcome in ESPN Senior Writer Adam Rittenberg to the show. As Northwestern is set to announce the hiring of Mike Bajakian as the new OC, we need to tap into the knowledge of an expert to tell us more about what to expect from the hire. We also discuss the state of the program and get a quick sense of the college football landscape as we rapidly approach bowl season. All this and more in this week’s episode. We are your premier Northwestern Sports Podcast! You can download the episode from iTunes or directly from here.

The West Lot Pirates Bowl Mania challenge is back for another season! As always, we have a confidence pool on ESPN. Pick the winners and rank them in order of how confident you are in the result. Head over to ESPN and use the password “pirates” to join us!

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Episode 408: Northwestern 29-Illinois 10

The LOLHat stays in Evanston for the 5th consecutive year! The Cats finish off a forgettable year with a win over Illinois and the removal of OC Mick McCall. There’s also excitement over both the Women’s and Men’s Basketball teams. Plus, NU unveils an amazing new program to drive fundraising to women’s sports. All this and more in this week’s episode. We are your premier Northwestern Sports Podcast! You can download the episode from iTunes or directly from here.

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Episode 407: Minnesota 38-Northwestern 22

A special Thanksgiving Eve episode for you. We look back at the Minnesota game and keep riding the wild QB carousel. With only the LOLHat to play for this weekend, we look at Illinois and then discuss rivalry week in general. Speaking of carousels and amusement parks, the Men’s Basketball team looks like they are going to be a roller coaster this non-conference season. We are your premier Northwestern Sports Podcast! You can download the episode from iTunes or directly from here.

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Episode 406: Northwestern 45-UMass 6

While it wasn’t a surprise that Northwestern beat UMass, it was still nice to see a win. Tonight, we look deeper at some storylines from the game and a comparison to the last season that we had a quarterback battle. Next, we preview this weekend’s Minnesota game where we try to play spoiler. We are your premier Northwestern Sports Podcast! You can download the episode from iTunes or directly from here.

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Episode 405: Purdue 24-Northwestern 22

While it wasn’t a complete and total bummer of a game, NU still came away from the matchup with another L on the record. There were some positive takeaways though including the faintest heartbeat of an offense. With a woeful UMass squad coming into Evanston this weekend, let’s see what kind of momentum the Cats can muster going into the end of the season. We are your premier Northwestern Sports Podcast! You can download the episode from iTunes or directly from here.

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