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The D will be fine, but will offense hold NU back?

A fluke caused NU's defense to put this team in a hole early, but the success of this team will depend on the coaches' ability to adequately use their personnel.

The D will be fine, but will offense hold NU back?

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A fluke caused NU's defense to put this team in a hole early, but the success of this team will depend on the coaches' ability to adequately use their personnel.

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Weekend Rewind, Week 1: Focus on Siemian, Coaches

The Week 1 edition of the Weekend Rewind reacts to Northwestern's 31-24 loss to Cal, directs blame at the coaches, addresses Trevor Siemian, goes Around the Big Ten, and brings you highlights of...

Weekend Rewind, Week 1: Focus on Siemian, Coaches

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The Week 1 edition of the Weekend Rewind reacts to Northwestern's 31-24 loss to Cal, directs blame at the coaches, addresses Trevor Siemian, goes Around the Big Ten, and brings you highlights of...

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Northwestern lost to Cal but let's not overreact

Northwestern lost to Cal: What should we expect from the Wildcats now?

Northwestern lost to Cal but let's not overreact

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Northwestern lost to Cal: What should we expect from the Wildcats now?

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Secondary disappoints in Northwestern loss to Cal

The 'Bear raid' got the best of them on Saturday

Secondary disappoints in Northwestern loss to Cal

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The 'Bear raid' got the best of them on Saturday

On the young running backs ...

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There is plenty to blame for Northwestern's loss to Cal. But there is cause for optimism in the backfield.

Rapid Reaction: Cal 31, Northwestern 24

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After a brutal first half, Northwestern mounted a comeback that ultimately fell short.

Pat Fitzgerald's Northwestern-Cal postgame quotes

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Some interesting stuff on the schemes.

GameThread
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Northwestern vs. Cal GameThread

Come talk NU-Cal with us!

The InsideNU staff picks Northwestern vs. Cal

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This week's picks are here!

Will this year be different than last?

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Following a disappointing 2013, will Northwestern be able to turn it around?

Analyzing Northwestern's running back committee

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What did the returnees do well last year? How will the freshmen contribute?

Northwestern football season predictions

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See how we think the Wildcats will fare this year.

Opponent Links: Week 1, California Golden Bears

Here's where you can learn about Cal.

Prove you have the best Northwestern tailgate

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Send nominations to insidenu@gmail.com for the chance to have your tailgate filmed

Where you will get NU-Cal

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Via Jon Davis, here is an absolutely terrible map of where you will get NU-Cal on ABC and where you will get it on ESPN2, since this is one of those flex games.

In case you can't tell from the very clear contrasting colors, Chicagoland, the very northwest part of Indiana, Central Illinois, Northern Illinois, Eastern Iowa and the Bay Area all get the game on ABC. The rest of the country will see it on ESPN2. The game will also be available online at Watch ESPN.

How Cal could beat Northwestern

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It's not likely, but explosion plays might be the key.

Previewing the Northwestern Offense

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We take an in-depth look at the Northwestern offense. Without Kain Colter and Venric Mark anchoring the running game, what should we expect to see from the Wildcats?

NCAA Football 14 Thinks NU is Really Good

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The video game thinks Northwestern is going to be really good this season.

CAL NAME OF THE WEEK

A bug and a very cool guy are both on Cal.

4 pieces of NU football history you need to know

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Hail To Purple's Larry LaTourette gives new and old NU fans the most essential pieces of history they need to know.

Reasons why Northwestern will beat Cal

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Cal was really really bad at football last year. Northwestern was okay. This, plus Northwestern's undying hatred of fellow nerds and Haakon, Crown Prince of Norway, lead me to believe Northwestern...

Cal is why advanced statistics matter

Cal's offensive stats look great, right? Well, they're actually pretty terrible.

Big Ten Positional Rankings: Defensive Backs

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Throughout the month, we’ve been rolling out Big Ten positional power rankings to gage how Northwestern stacks up with the rest of the conference. Last but not least is the defensive backs. Where...

Three Big Things vs. Cal

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Northwestern can learn from last year's game against Cal to get another victory this season.

10 reasons to be optimistic about NU football

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Here's how you can tell if things are looking up, other than Saturday's final score.

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