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Adam Rittenberg

  • Adjunct Faculty
  • ​BS (Northwestern University)​
  • ​Areas of Expertise: Sports journalism
​Adam Rittenberg is his third year as adjunct faculty in DePaul University's College of Communication. He attended Northwestern University, where he earned a BS in journalism from the Medill School. Adam is a national college football reporter for He launched ESPN's Big Ten football blog in 2008 and was the site's primary contributor until 2013. He co-hosts ESPN's college football podcast, and his work has appeared on ESPN television, ESPN Radio and ESPN The Magazine.

Before joining ESPN in 2008, Adam was a sports reporter for the Daily Herald in Arlington Heights, Illinois, where he covered college sports and professional sports from 2003 to 2008.