ATN podcast: Wrapping up the season

UW-Whitewater experienced Division III nirvana after being out of the playoffs entirely for a year. That means it's possible for your team to do this as well. Photo by Larry Radloff, d3photography.com

UW-Whitewater experienced Division III nirvana after being out of the playoffs entirely for a year. That means it’s possible for your team to do this as well.
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We had some final business to take care of on Friday night after UW-Whitewater’s 52-14 win vs. Mount Union in Stagg Bowl XLI. In addition to wrapping up the game, Keith McMillan and Pat Coleman talked about which players might have played themselves into All-America status

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Stagg Bowl XLI Live Blog

Moments from kickoff. Purple Raiders are in all white. Warhawks in purple jerseys with silver pants. Mount Union looking for its 12th national championship. UW-Whitewater aims for its fifth. The Warhawks have defeated the Purple Raiders in their past three meetings (2009, 2010, 2011) here in Salem. Listen here http://d3football.com/videolink/stagg-bowl-41 as Pat and Keith provide play-by-play and analysis. Follow @d3football on Twitter for updates. We’ll try to take a more in-depth look here on the blog. Please chime in with anything you see that could swing the game in either direction. This should be a classic. Enjoy!

Before a career ends, final thank-yous

Zach Howard, senior backup wide receiver for UW-Whitewater, posted this public note of thanks to his Facebook account on Thursday night. It’s an insight into what Division III football players everywhere could feel on the eve of their final career game. We share it here as part of the run-up to tonight’s Stagg Bowl XLI kickoff.

Zach Howard in the UWW huddle.

As I lay here on the eve of what will be the last game of football I will ever play, so many Continue reading