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New Year’s Preview: Northwestern

Kafka: can Auburn squish him like a cockroach?

What’s at stake: For Northwestern, it’s pretty straightforward: the program’s first bowl win since 1949 and a snapped six-game postseason losing streak. Pat Fitzgerald has made no secret of the fact that making and winning a bowl game was the single biggest goal on the Wildcats’ 2009 checklist, particularly after …

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Checkin’ in (UPDATED, with Newton info)

UPDATE: First, the Northwestern preview I know you’re dying to peruse as you watch today’s slate of bowl games is in the works, but it’s been delayed after the Mrs. and I got caught in a snowstorm on our way back from Phoenix, stranded at a roadside motel, and only …

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Merry Christmas

Peace, goodwill towards men. Even ‘Bama fans. Enjoy your holidays, folks, and thanks so much–as always–for your readership and comments. It’s appreciated more than you know. See you soon. (Just so we’re clear on the schedule: no posts today or tomorrow, light posting through New Year’s, though of course we’ll …

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Auburn AUghts: The Plays

Yes, he figures prominently. I know you're surprised.

Introducing the Auburn AUghts, the WBE series looking back at the decade that was in Auburn Tiger football. We’re starting today with the top 15 plays of the last 10 years and will continue over the next 2-3 weeks with lists of various sizes and a couple of columns dedicated …

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