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Episode 375: Holiday Bowl Preview: Utah

It’s finally Game Week for Northwestern. This episode, we dive deep into the Holiday Bowl as we examine the Utah Utes and the match-up with the Cats. We also finish up our previews of the rest of the Bowl slate. We are your premier Northwestern Sports Podcast! You can download the episode from iTunes or directly from here.

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Episode 374: Early Signing Day and Bowl Previews Part 2

Early Signing Day is here! We take a quick look at the 18 guys making up the incoming class of 2019, take stock of the Men’s Basketball team during the winter break and preview the second stretch of Bowl Games. We are your premier Northwestern Sports Podcast! You can download the episode from iTunes or directly from here.

We are hosting our annual West Lot Pirates Bowl Pick Challenge. Head on over to ESPN and join the West Lot Pirates group using the password ‘pirates’

Be sure to check out our Facebook page! Head over to Facebook and “Like” us there for all the latest updates. You can also follow us on Twitter and join the conversation!

We really want to hear from our listeners on what you would like to hear from us. Please email us, tweet at us, hit us up on Facebook, comment on the blog or call our voicemail line at 847-231-2287 (CATS) and let us know what you’d like to hear from us.  All of our contact info is in the sidebar.

Thanks so much for listening and Go Cats!

Episode 373: Bowl Previews Part 1 and Adam Cushing

This week we discuss Adam Cushing’s departure from the Northwestern coaching staff to take over the helm at Eastern Illinois. After a check in with the Men’s Basketball team, we begin our Bowl Previews with a look at the first week’s slate of games. We are your premier Northwestern Sports Podcast! You can download the episode from iTunes or directly from here.

We are hosting our annual West Lot Pirates Bowl Pick Challenge. Head on over to ESPN and join the West Lot Pirates group using the password ‘pirates’

Be sure to check out our Facebook page! Head over to Facebook and “Like” us there for all the latest updates. You can also follow us on Twitter and join the conversation!

We really want to hear from our listeners on what you would like to hear from us. Please email us, tweet at us, hit us up on Facebook, comment on the blog or call our voicemail line at 847-231-2287 (CATS) and let us know what you’d like to hear from us.  All of our contact info is in the sidebar.

Thanks so much for listening and Go Cats!

Episode 292: Bowl Breakdown Part 2

This week we finish up our bowl previews and discuss many of the hot topics that have come up in the world of College Football. We are your premier Northwestern Sports Podcast! You can download the episode from iTunes, Stitcher Radio or directly from here.

It’s Bowl Season and we are back with the West Lot Pirates Bowl Challenge.  We’re back with ESPN this season and you can join the group by clicking here.  The password this season is “pinstripe”.

We are playing a little game throughout the season. Each of us chose 5 teams who had a combined record last year of no more than 40. We’ll track our teams all season and see which squad ends up with the most wins. John and Erik allowed a retcon and Sam has been given Colorado in place of Texas. He’ll have an asterisk, but the race is now much closer going into bowl season. Here are the updated standings with current wins in parentheses.

Erik: 46 Florida State (9), LSU (7), Boise State (10), Penn State (11), Troy (9)

John: 46 Alabama (13), Florida State (9), San Diego State (10), Georgia Tech (8), UCF (6)

Sam: 45* Clemson (12), LSU (7), Boise State (10), Colorado (10), Boston College (6)

Be sure to check out our Facebook page! Head over to Facebook and “Like” us there for all the latest updates. You can also follow us on Twitter and join the conversation!

We really want to hear from our listeners on what you would like to hear from us. Please email us, tweet at us, hit us up on Facebook, comment on the blog or call our voicemail line at 847-231-2287 (CATS) and let us know what you’d like to hear from us.  All of our contact info is in the sidebar.

Thanks so much for listening and Go Cats!

Episode 291: Bowl Breakdown Part 1

This week we start our look at the entire slate of bowl games and discuss the first 16 games on the docket. We are your premier Northwestern Sports Podcast! You can download the episode from iTunes, Stitcher Radio or directly from here.

It’s Bowl Season and we are back with the West Lot Pirates Bowl Challenge.  We’re back with ESPN this season and you can join the group by clicking here.  The password this season is “pinstripe”.

We are playing a little game throughout the season. Each of us chose 5 teams who had a combined record last year of no more than 40. We’ll track our teams all season and see which squad ends up with the most wins. John and Erik allowed a retcon and Sam has been given Colorado in place of Texas. He’ll have an asterisk, but the race is now much closer going into bowl season. Here are the updated standings with current wins in parentheses.

Erik: 46 Florida State (9), LSU (7), Boise State (10), Penn State (11), Troy (9)

John: 45 Alabama (13), Florida State (9), San Diego State (9), Georgia Tech (8), UCF (6)

Sam: 45* Clemson (12), LSU (7), Boise State (10), Colorado (10), Boston College (6)

Be sure to check out our Facebook page! Head over to Facebook and “Like” us there for all the latest updates. You can also follow us on Twitter and join the conversation!

We really want to hear from our listeners on what you would like to hear from us. Please email us, tweet at us, hit us up on Facebook, comment on the blog or call our voicemail line at 847-231-2287 (CATS) and let us know what you’d like to hear from us.  All of our contact info is in the sidebar.

Thanks so much for listening and Go Cats!