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Don’t Hate the Player: NCAA Football simulation of Northwestern-Illinois

WNUR Sports Online Content Director Cameron Songer (@CameronSonger) picks a winner in Northwestern’s final game of the 2013 season using NCAA Football 14. Pride is on the line as Northwestern heads to Champaign to face the Illinois Fighting Illini. Can the banged-up Wildcats ruin senior day for Illinois? Key Players on Northwestern SS Ibraheim Campbell (JR): 91 Overall, 88 speed

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Don’t Hate the Player: Week 5 Big Ten preview

WNUR Sports Online Content Director Cameron Songer (@CameronSonger) uses NCAA Football 14 to “predict” the outcomes of this week’s Big Ten action. During Northwestern’s bye week, Wildcat fans should turn their attention to Columbus, where next week’s opponent (Ohio State) plays a key conference home game against Wisconsin. The simulation results of that game and other Big Ten action are

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Big Ten Team Profile: Illinois Fighting Illini

Before the 2013 college football season kicks off, WNUR Sports will bring you coverage of Northwestern and the rest of the Big Ten. Today, WNUR Sports Online Content Director Cameron Songer (@CameronSonger) breaks down the Illinois Fighting Illini. The good news for Illinois football? A lot of the team’s offensive production returns, and this season can’t be much worse than

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What If? Dan Persa’s Achilles

WNUR Sports Online Content Director Cameron Songer (@CameronSonger) asks how Northwestern football would have fared in the past two years if Dan Persa never tore his Achilles. In light of the recent buzz surrounding Northwestern football’s recruiting class, it might seem appropriate to do a “What If” that involves Northwestern signing a famous, top-5 recruit and bringing the program to

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AUDIO: Interview with Kate Drohan

WNUR Public Relations and Finance Director Greg Mroz (@GregDMroz) sat down with Northwestern Wildcats softball head coach Kate Drohan to talk about the team’s difficult non-conference schedule, Emily Allard’s injury and the contributions of the team’s freshmen. WNUR Sports will be broadcasting Saturday and Sunday’s games this weekend as the ‘Cats take on the Illinois Fighting Illini at Sharon J.

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