Originally written on Double Coverage Football  |  Last updated 11/1/12
If you're a Division III football fan you know all about Wisconsin-Whitewater's recent dominance. The Warhawks have played in every championship game since 2005, and have won four of the last five Stagg Bowls. I don't want to take away from the Warhawks successes, but with their 2012 team reeling at 5-3 I'm far more impressed by the team they've faced in each of those title games: the Mount Union Purple Raiders. Since winning their first National Championship in 1993 Mount Union has captured 10 titles and played for five more. In fact, the 2004 championship game was the only one in this millennium that didn't feature the Purple Raiders. In the last decade Mount Union has strung together national best winning streaks of 55 games (2000-2003), 71 regular season games (current), and 64 home games (current). They've gone 175-7 since 2000. They've produced NFL stars like Pierre Garcon and Cecil Shorts III. So why write about them now? Because the current senior class is in danger of...
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