NU Sports News Digest

Lots of pregame <b>Football</b> stuff listed, especially for <b>Kansas</b> <br>The other Football team - <b>NU Men's Soccer</b> gets started this weekend too. <br><b>NFL Cat DA2</b> lights it up for the Cardinals and the <b>PGA Cats</b> are still in action...

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FOOTBALL

TV for KU - Hey Gang - The NU-KU game will be on TV

Randy says the Cats know who and what they are this season - he talks about the Defense coming after other teams this year, and watch for some blitzing. There's stuff from Durr and others...
Walker, Wildcats filled with confidence  [Daily Herald]

Northwestern Coach Randy Walker [Big 10 Teleconference]

Pregame comments and analysis - you might learn something new here...
Lamberton: Random Thoughts as we get ready for Football  [Purple Reign]

Tom Dienhart writing about replacing all the guys who are now in the NFL
Biggest shoes to fill: Big 10 [TSN]

The Northwestern/Big 10 preview from USA Today
Around the Big 10

A Guest commentary comparing football at NU with that other school in the Chicago area...
Wilie beats the Leprechaun [Purple Reign]

Once again, the official Pregame information from NU Sports:
Wildcats, Jayhawks Set for First Meeting

Recruiting
from the Insiders.com:
Ryan Baker: DE/TE talks about summer trips


Next up: Kansas Jayhawks

KU Football Opener To Be Webcast Via FoxSports.com [KU]

Four with Fambrough [Phognet]

Position by Position: Defense [Phognet]

'We have each other's backs' [KU Sports]

A Fearless Predition from the KU front...
Jayhawks whack 'Cats to begin '03 season [KU Sports]

6Sports video: True freshman second on depth chart
6Sports video: Ansel named to awards watch list

Big 10:
A rather negative look at NU's chances in the Big 10 this year - he's right about having a Defense though.
RedEye's look at the Big 10 [Chicago Trib]

The Illini are getting ready for Missouri...
Illini receiver ready for action [Chicago Trib]
Illini send message to Morton [Sun Times]
Illinois defensive line feels it's get-even time

SOCCER

The Europeans call it football - the Soccer Cats get their season started playing the Big 12, just like the Football team...
Wildcats Kick Off 2003 in Big 12 Country [NU Sports]

ALUMNI

Rick Telander writes about his former teammate at Northwestern; an undersizerd guard who played in the Adamle era, and who later became a coach. John Hoerster died lat week of a heart attack.
John Hoerster: A teammate who inspired with toughness, decency
NFL Cats
DA2 had a really good night for the Cardinals - Is he really the #3 RB for Phoenix?
Damien Anderson:
Cardinals Outscore Vikings 31-27 [Arizona]
Arizona's Coach comments on DA2, etc.
RB Damien Anderson: "I'm happy with my performance" [AZ Central - Audio]
Cardinals QB Josh McCown: "We have a good running game"
[AZ Central Audio]
Cards trump Vikings [Pioneer]
 
NBA Cats

PGA Cats
Where They're Playing this week - Tee Times Local

Luke Donald: Will be at the Deutsche Bank Championship

Tee Times:
Friday 12:40 Tee 10

* Playing The Nationwide Tour
 Alberta Calgary Classic
 

Jim Benepe -
Tee Times:

Friday: 7:45 Tee 10

Jess Daley - Not Scheduled
Brian Payne - Not scheduled

* Playing the Canadian Tour
Casino de Charlevoix Cup

Josh Habig - Not playing
Scott Harrington - Not Scheduled

* Playing The NGA/Hooters Tour

Bjorn Widerstedt - No tourney this week


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