Northwestern Wildcats Football

Northwestern Wildcats football previews, recaps, news and analysis.
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Three Big Things vs. Cal

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

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.

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Big Ten Positional Rankings: Linebackers

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. Next up: the linebackers. Where do Chi Chi Ariguzo...

Big Ten Positional Rankings: Linebackers

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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. Next up: the linebackers. Where do Chi Chi Ariguzo...

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What is Northwestern's most important game?

What is Northwestern's most important game?

What is Northwestern's most important game?

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What is Northwestern's most important game?

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Know your opponent, week 5: Wisconsin

Melvin Gordon leads an inexperienced Wisconsin team into Evanston week 5.

Know your opponent, week 5: Wisconsin

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Melvin Gordon leads an inexperienced Wisconsin team into Evanston week 5.

Big Ten Position Rankings: Quarterbacks

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Over the next month, we’ll be rolling out Big Ten positional power rankings to gage how Northwestern stacks up with the rest of the conference. We start with the QBs. Where does Trevor Siemian rank?

Ask Nate Williams Anything: Round one answers

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Nate answers your questions about NU football.

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...

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.

Northwestern football depth chart: Week 1 vs. Cal

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See who the Wildcats will be starting this week, and who will back the starters up.

Explaining Fitz's astounding success in openers

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Pat Fitzgerald is undefeated in season openers. But how does this success compare to the rest of the Big Ten?

Ifeadi Odenigbo is Just Having Fun

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There are few people like Ifeadi Odenigbo and even fewer that have has much fun as him.

Know your opponent, week 8: Iowa

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The pieces are in place for Iowa to contend in the West.

Big Ten Positional Rankings: Defensive Lines

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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. We now move to the defensive side of the ball, and...

Who is the best player no one is talking about?

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In his attempt to take over for Tyler Scott, Dean Lowry will lead a deep and athletic front four.

Notes from Northwestern practice: August 20

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Observations from Northwestern's final open practice before focusing exclusively on Cal.

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