Anyone else been noticing NU ticket ads on the internet? I've been getting them on all SBNation sites and a handful of other websites across the internet, first noticing it on all-time favorite Tumblr Literally Unbelievable. Much of that may be a result of Google's spying on my internet interests rather than a broad campaign for everyone, but new marketing is always exciting. Love the stripes. So ready for the season to start.
NU vs Minnesota Game Thread: Varmint hunting time! LETS HAVE A GOOD TIME LETS HAVE A REAL GOOD TIME
This is not NU related, but it is a fine piece of work from one of the great artists of our time (click for animation). On an NU related note, MGoBlog breaks down an interception as part of an excellent series on one of Michigan's rollout looks. I point this out partly because it is excellent, and partly because I disagree with one point of interpretation. In the video, it looks like Denard is throwing before Cambell breaks away from the tight end on the post.
The quote near Northwestern: "[Northwestern] would rank higher on the Shame Grid if not for insufferable fans who wear ridiculous T-shirts ("All we do is WIN") and pretend the college football program began in 1995" Photo Courtesy : Rebecca Markovitz and Darren Everson/Wall Street Journal and Associated Press Photo currently public access at: here
Willie's defending the football against the Boston College Eagle. That's right folks, the retro programs are back! (Ed. note: Don't forget to listen to the podcast or read our seven million posts!)