NU Sports News Digest

Much ado in the aftermath of <b>Football</b>'s loss to Air Force - but the Cats look ahead. <br>Updates from Miami and Duke <br>Awards for the <b>Wildcats</b> <br>and lots of <b>PGACat</b> action this weekend.

[Coach Roy's Comments on the stories are in Italics:
remember that I try to only get one copy of an AP story]

Meet AD Mark Murphy at Wolfgang Puck Grand Cafe Tuesday! [NU Sports]

FOOTBALL

Move from an option defense to a pass defense as the MAC's top QB comes to town...
Wildcats Host MAC-Power Miami This Saturday [NU Sports]

Way to go Marvin, and don't forget the Volleyballer down below! Congrats to both
Marvin Ward Earns Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week Honors [NU Sports]

Wildcat Corner turns Safety, Player of Week [Purple Reign]

Cats Garner 3 POW awards [Yahoo]

Not a pretty accusation, I can't imagine a coach doing that on our sidelines.
Air Force says QB hit by NU assistant [Chicago Trib]

The claim is that it was Fitz - but Randy says:
Walker: Air Force claim 'preposterous' [Sun-Times]

And the AFA guy who made the 1st pick and TD...Nate AllenMWC Defensive Player of the Week [Purple Reign]

OK guys, get AF out of your system and learn to finish is the theme of this week's game
NU players fail to heed Walker's prophetic warning [Daily Herald]

Larry says this is a crucial game for the Wildcats - as we play Miami...
at a pivotal moment... [HailToPurple]

And we can't forget HailToPurple Trivia
 

Miami Redhawks:
This is the Miami of Ohio pregame story.
Cradle to Rock in Chi-town [MURedhawks]

Miami's Kicker was suspended by the team last weekend for a prank - investigation is ongoing...
Taking the bull by the horns [Miami Student]

Duke Blue Devils:
 
Sept. 13 vs. Rice [GoDuke]

The Dookies have a few injuries, including a QB, and 4 linemen, banged up in the game Saturday...
Devils trying to get healthy [Herald Sun]
 

Big 10

Recruiting:
From the Insiders.com

Kyle Wilcox: Receives Two Calls

VOLLEYBALL

Erika Lange Named Big Ten Co-Player of the Week [NU Sports]
ALUMNINFL Cats
NBA Cats

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

Luke Donald: Is playing in the Quad Cities at the John Deere Classic

* Playing The Nationwide Tour
Oregon Classic

Jim Benepe - Scheduled to play
Jess DaleyScheduled to play

Brian Payne - Not scheduled

* Playing the Canadian Tour
Tour is done for the year
Josh Habig - Finished 31st [$15,396] on the Order of Merit List

Scott Harrington -

* Playing The NGA/Hooters Tour
The Dothan Classic

Bjorn Widerstedt - Scheduled to play


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